SpOOked by last year, Jerusalem braced for the snow

From elephants to emergency medicine, the sudden cold snap taxed city resources.

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January 15, 2015 16:57
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Jerusalem wakes up to thin blanket of snow. (photo credit: REUTERS)

 
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