jerusalem mayor

Jordan, Syria blast plan to demolish Jerusalem homes

June 25th, 2010 - 1:03 am ICT by IANS
Amman, June 24 (DPA) Jordan's King Abdullah II concluded a brief visit to Syria Thursday, during which he joined Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in condemning an Israeli local planning committee's approval of ... Read more...

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Jerusalem Mayor Barkat “disheartened” by deadly shooting incident at Holocaust Museum

June 11th, 2009 - 4:20 am ICT by admin
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- Jerusalem Mayor Barkat said he is "disheartened" by the shooting attack at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington D.C. on Wednesday, his aide told BNO News."Mayor ... Read more...

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Secular candidate elected Jerusalem mayor

November 12th, 2008 - 2:21 pm ICT by IANS
Jerusalem, Nov 12 (DPA) High-tech entrepreneur Nir Barkat, who billed himself as the "secular candidate" was elected mayor of Jerusalem, results from Tuesday's municipal elections, announced early Wednesday, showed.Barkat won 52 percent ... Read more...

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