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Gibraltarian woman has been appointed deputy mayor of Jerusalem

Friday, December 29th 2017 - 10:30 UTC
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The daughter of Sir Joshua Hassan, a very outstanding political figure from Gibraltar, Fleur Hassan-Nahoum, has been appointed deputy mayor of Jerusalem. Gibraltar Chief Minister Fabian Picardo congratulated Fleur on Twitter, highlighting that her appointment was “a living demonstration of the strong links between Gibraltar and Israel”. Read full article

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  • Patrick Edgar

    It's so very interesting how interconnected things these days in politics

    Dec 29th, 2017 - 03:54 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • gordo1

    As the son of a Llanita I can, of course, see the connection between Sir Joshua and his daughter. But I do not understand the enthusiasm of of Picardo viz “a living demonstration of the strong links between Gibraltar and Israel”.

    When I lived in New York, for example, I cannot recall that anyone enthused that I was a living demonstration of the strong links between Gibraltar and the United States - or even New York City!

    Dec 29th, 2017 - 04:54 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • DemonTree

    I dunno about strong links, but you weren't deputy mayor of New York city, were you Gordo?

    Dec 29th, 2017 - 05:06 pm - Link - Report abuse 0

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