Quake causes extensive damage, but main populated areas mostly unaffected; Three quarters of the town is not there anymore,' the mayor of one affected town says.
President Francois Hollande's government has backed the decisions taken by mostly conservative mayors to impose the ban, arguing that the burkini violates French laws on secularism.
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Jewish organizations set up blood donation center, express willingness to mobilize 'in a concrete and immediate way to confront the current state of emergency' following deadly quake.
The incursion is ostensibly aimed at ISIS, but its real goal is to prevent the Kurds from consolidating the territory they hold in Syria.
Hill sacrificed numerous career opportunities in order to observe Shabbat. Dick Wolf called him 'the Talmudic influence on the entire zeitgeist' of Law and Order.
'The more they actually reject it, it doesn't mean a woman will stop wearing it,' Australian designer says, adding that the swimwear is 'part of integration.'
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