Syrian Government Declares Victory Over Rebels in Damascus

Syria's government have declared victory on Sunday in a hard-fought battle for the capital Damascus, pounding rebels who had control of parts of its largest city Aleppo. President Bashar al-Assad's...

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Beit Shemesh Elects First Woman Mayor

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