Barcelona ends ‘Peace Tour’ with Tel Aviv display (The Associated Press)

FC Barcelona's Argentine striker Lionel Messi stands among his teammates during a football clinic session with Palestinian children in the West Bank city of Hebron, Saturday, Aug. 3, 2013. The Spanish club arrived in the region Saturday with superstars Messi and Neymar touching down in Tel Aviv. They then headed to Bethlehem, where they visited Jesus' traditional birthplace and met with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. (AP Photo/Nasser Shiyoukhi)

TEL AVIV, Israel (AP) — Barcelona’s ”Peace Tour” of Israel and the Palestinian territories reached its climax Sunday evening with Lionel Messi and his teammates putting on a display of skills and training techniques before 12,000 children.


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