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Kipah (Head Covering), The

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Some 2,500 people, many wearing kippot (yarmulkes), gathered on April 25 in front of Berlin’s Jüdisches Gemeindehaus (Jewish community center) to show their support and solidarity for the country’s Jews. Organizers had encouraged Berlin’s citizens to asse...
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