After Nail-biting Race, Moshe Leon Elected Mayor of Jerusalem

Refusing to concede, rival Ofer Berkovitch claims 'many irregularities' and says soldiers' votes yet to be counted ■ Leon is politically close to the defense minister and was Netanyahu’s director general

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One of the tensest mayoral races came to an end on Wednesday as Moshe Leon defeated rival Ofer Berkovitch with a tight 51.5% of the vote to become Jerusalem's new mayor. Based on the latest figures, with...