Nazareth rivals, 21 votes apart, seek power-sharing deal
Judge urges incumbent and his former deputy to find arrangement.
Efforts were launched in Nazareth Monday to reach a compromise that would allow joint management of the city by the two leading mayoral candidates, after challenger Ali Salam defeated incumbent Mayor Ramez Jerayssi by a mere 21 votes. Salam is a former deputy mayor to Jerayssi.
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