Monk brawl breaks out in Jerusalem
CNN has reported that before a religious ceremony in Jerusalem, a fight broke out amongst monks.
The monks, of the Greek Orthodox and Armenian denominations, began the brawl after a disagreement at the Church of the Holy Sepulcher in the Old City. The disagreement was about a procession intended to be held by the Greek members to celebrate a cross found that was believed to be associated with Jesus' crucifixion. After conflict began, the fight broke out.
Many monks walked away with bruises and cuts, and two were detained. The UK's Telegraph has reported that this church is considered one of the most revered locations in Christianity.