Hollywood comedian Jim Carrey visited Israel. The Canadian-born film star crossed into Eilat on foot over the weekend from Egypt, where he had been vacationing with Israeli friends. According to media reports, Carrey is in Israel for several days on a private tour. On Sunday, he is expected to visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem. His visit comes on the heels of a Holy Land trip by fellow actors Will Smith and Ewan McGregor.
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