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Living in Beit Shemesh post-elections
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May 8, 2014 10:08
This suburban city’s woes are a microcosm of the country’s social issues.
Mayor Moshe Abutbul on the day of the revote

Mayor Moshe Abutbul on the day of the revote. (photo credit:MARC ISRAEL SELLEM)

Things have largely calmed down in Beit Shemesh.

After months of rising tensions, culminating in screaming matches in the streets, a fraudulent election and bitterly contested revote, and dueling propaganda campaigns, the city is quiet... for the most part.

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