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  5/8/2013, Iyar 28, 5773

Jerusalem Mayor Calls for More Students to Visit

Nir Barkat, the mayor of Jerusalem, spoke to Arutz Sheva news in a special Jerusalem Day interview. He praised the city and called for an increase in the number of visits. Schools and educational institutions from around the country conduct tours of the city. Mayor Barkat said it was important for every student to gain a thorough knowledge of the capital. He also stated that he was proud of the cultural development of the city.