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Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns

Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
01/22
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Nineteen-year incumbent Nazareth Mayor RAMIZ JARAISY; "Elements in the national government try to create tensions between Christians and Muslims. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
02/22
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Member of Knesset HANEEN ZOABI, well known for her participation in the 2010 Turkish Freedom Flotilla aboard the Mavi Marmara; "For Israel, if you are not a Jew, you are either a foreigner or a threat. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
03/22
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The Church of Annunciation, a symbol of Christianity, dominates Nazareth's cityscape although the population has now become 65% Muslim.
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
04/22
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Member of Knesset HANEEN ZOABI, well known for her participation in the 2010 Turkish Freedom Flotilla aboard the Mavi Marmara; "He is comfortable for the Israeli government. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
05/22
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Nineteen-year incumbent Nazareth Mayor RAMIZ JARAISY; "There is no religious dispute in Nazareth, but I cannot ignore the existence of small fundamentalist groups. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
06/22
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Member of Knesset HANEEN ZOABI, well known for her participation in the 2010 Turkish Freedom Flotilla aboard the Mavi Marmara; "The municipality lacks professionalism. People are not hired based on their capabilities, only for personal issues. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
07/22
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Nineteen-year incumbent Nazareth Mayor RAMIZ JARAISY; "There is no religious dispute in Nazareth, but I cannot ignore the existence of small fundamentalist groups. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
08/22
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Member of Knesset HANEEN ZOABI, well known for her participation in the 2010 Turkish Freedom Flotilla aboard the Mavi Marmara; "For Israel, if you are not a Jew, you are either a foreigner or a threat. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
09/22
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Municipal election campaign posters of candidates are spread all over Nazareth.
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
10/22
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Municipal election campaign posters of candidates are spread all over Nazareth.
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
11/22
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People stand in discussion in the offices of Member of Knesset Haneen Zoabi, standing before a huge poster of Zoabi, hanging outside the window towards the street below.
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
12/22
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Member of Knesset HANEEN ZOABI, well known for her participation in the 2010 Turkish Freedom Flotilla aboard the Mavi Marmara; "The municipality lacks professionalism. People are not hired based on their capabilities, only for personal issues. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
13/22
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Nineteen-year incumbent Nazareth Mayor RAMIZ JARAISY; "Elements in the national government try to create tensions between Christians and Muslims. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
14/22
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Member of Knesset HANEEN ZOABI, well known for her participation in the 2010 Turkish Freedom Flotilla aboard the Mavi Marmara; "Nazareth for our people is a symbol of the homeland that we lost. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
15/22
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Nineteen-year incumbent Nazareth Mayor RAMIZ JARAISY; "She does not know how to administer a municipality. I am sure she will not be elected. She will not even come second!".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
16/22
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Member of Knesset HANEEN ZOABI, well known for her participation in the 2010 Turkish Freedom Flotilla aboard the Mavi Marmara; "For Israel, if you are not a Jew, you are either a foreigner or a threat. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
17/22
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Nineteen-year incumbent Nazareth Mayor RAMIZ JARAISY; "She does not know how to administer a municipality. I am sure she will not be elected. She will not even come second!".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
18/22
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Nazareth, the largest Arab city in Israel, is experiencing tensions ahead of upcoming municipal elections. Nineteen-year incumbent Mayor Ramiz Jaraisy, a Christian, is running against Member of Knesset Haneen Zoabi, a controversial Muslim woman.
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
19/22
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Church towers and mosque minarets dominate the cityscape in Nazareth.
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
20/22
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Church towers and mosque minarets dominate the cityscape in Nazareth.
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
21/22
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Member of Knesset HANEEN ZOABI, well known for her participation in the 2010 Turkish Freedom Flotilla aboard the Mavi Marmara; "He is comfortable for the Israeli government. ".
Nazareth Experiencing Tense Municipal Election Campaigns
22/22
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Member of Knesset HANEEN ZOABI, well known for her participation in the 2010 Turkish Freedom Flotilla aboard the Mavi Marmara; "Nazareth for our people is a symbol of the homeland that we lost. ".
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Nazareth, the largest Arab city in Israel, is experiencing tensions ahead of upcoming municipal elections. Nineteen-year incumbent Mayor Ramiz Jaraisy, a Christian, is running against Member of Knesset Haneen Zoabi, a controversial Muslim woman.

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