Daybreak: Bombing in Damascus
Plus Philippines may withdraw Golan troops, dropping DSK charges, and more
• Two suicide bombers targeted a Marjeh Square in Damascus, killing at least 14 people. [NYT]
• Riot police entered Istanbul’s Taksim Square with tear gas grenades and water cannons. [NYT]
• Sweden’s first Jewish gay wedding took place at the Great Synagogue in Stockholm. [JTA]
• Fearing escalating violence in the Golan Heights, the Philippines is considering withdrawing its 342 U.N. peacekeepers. [Times of Israel]
• A French prosecutor recommended dropping the “aggravated pimping” charges currently facing Dominique Strauss-Kahn. [Reuters]
Plus Kerry delays Israel trip, Hasidim for Bikes in Williamsburg, and more
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