Japanese Tourists in Bethlehem

AP: Japanese Tourists in Bethlehem
Japanese tourists Yuji Nakano, left, and Mina Takahashi sit in the destroyed town square of Bethlehem’s Old City Wednesday April 17, 2002. The two tourists, from Tokyo, say they arrived in Bethlehem on part of their six month travels around the world hoping to visit the Church of the Nativity and were unaware of the on-going standoff between Israeli forces and Palestinain gunmen taking shelter in the Church. (AP Photo/David Guttenfelder)
Is this totally crazy or what?