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Holy Land in white: 18 photos
As storm rages throughout region, Ynet selects number of images presenting beautiful side of snow storm

As the savage storm which battered Israel for days dies down, Ynet reporters gathered their favorite shots of the rare sight of snow in the Middle Eastern nation.

 

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Western Wall in white (Photo: EPA)
Western Wall in white (Photo: EPA)

 

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Holy sites in snowy white (Photo: EPA)
Holy sites in snowy white (Photo: EPA)

 

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Barrier in snow (Photo: AFP)
Barrier in snow (Photo: AFP)

 

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APC under Jerusalem Chords Bridge (Photo: Itay Cohen)
APC under Jerusalem Chords Bridge (Photo: Itay Cohen)

 

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Jerusalem igloo (Photo: Gil Yohanan)
Jerusalem igloo (Photo: Gil Yohanan)

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West Bank horses (Photo: Roi Sharabi)
West Bank horses (Photo: Roi Sharabi)

 

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Snow in Majdal Shams, Golan Heights (Photo: EPA)
Snow in Majdal Shams, Golan Heights (Photo: EPA)

 

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Homefront Command crew in Jerusalem
Homefront Command crew in Jerusalem

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Knesset in white (Photo: Amitai Young)
Knesset in white (Photo: Amitai Young)

 

10.
Sunny sight... in snow (Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg)
Sunny sight... in snow (Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg)

 

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Winter's kiss (Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg)
Winter's kiss (Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg)

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Snowboarding in Jerusalem (Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg)
Snowboarding in Jerusalem (Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg)

 

13.
Fallen tree, Jerusalem (Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg)
Fallen tree, Jerusalem (Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg)

 

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Fun in the snow (Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg)
Fun in the snow (Photo: Ohad Zwigenberg)


15.
Western Wall worshipper (Photo: Reuters)
Western Wall worshipper (Photo: Reuters)

 

16.
Jerusalem's Jaffa Street (Photo: Ariel Walek)
Jerusalem's Jaffa Street (Photo: Ariel Walek)

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Snow vendors (Photo:Ohad Zwigenberg)
Snow vendors (Photo:Ohad Zwigenberg)

18.
Impromptu shoveling at Western Wall (Photo: EPA)
Impromptu shoveling at Western Wall (Photo: EPA)

 

Roei Eisenberg contributed to this report

 

 

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