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Secretary of State John Kerry Breaks a Leg

Sunday, May 31st, 2015

While bicycling outside of Geneva, near Sconzier, France, US Secretary of State John Kerry crashed his bicycle into a curb and broke his leg.

Kerry was transported by helicopter to Geneva’s main hospital. He was reported to be conscious and stable, according to AP.

Kerry was holding nuclear talks with Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif.

Once he’s out, Kerry will be heading back to Boston, calling off the rest of his 4 nation diplomatic tour, which included a planned trip to Spain and Paris.

Get well.

Bicyclist Attacked Near Jerusalem’s Old City

Wednesday, November 19th, 2014

A 20-year-old man told police he was attacked by Arabs Tuesday night as he rode his bicycle near the New Gate of the Old City of Jerusalem.

The man was listed in fair to good condition at Hadassah Ein Kerem Medical Center after he was struck with a lead pipe.

Israel Police and Border Patrol officers have arrested two 19-year-old Arab males in connection with the attack. Both were held for further questioning.

The arrests were made after searches were conducted using footage from security cameras.

Teenagers Cycling from Hebron to J’lem

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

500 bicycle enthusiasts are making currently making their way from Hebron to Jerusalem to celebrate Jerusalem Day. The bike trek, held in honour of terror victim Yitzhak Boanish HY”D, has become an annual feature of the holiday celebration.

Malachi Levinger, head of the Hebron-Kiryat Arba city council, said “this is the 11th time that young people from Kiryat Arba/Hebron have undertaken this challenge, both to honor our beloved security chief Yitzhak Boanish, as well as to forge a special connection between Hebron, the city of our forefathers, and Jerusalem in a special, exciting way.”

The Gran Fondo Giro d’Italia in Israel

Friday, October 11th, 2013

Israelis take part at the Gran Fondo Giro d’Italia charity bicycle race near the Jerusalem Old City walls on October 11, 2013, as they pass the Tower of David complex during a road race in Jerusalem.

The Gran Fondo Giro d’Italia is a worldwide series of cycling events that showcases the passion of Italian cycling and the strength of spirit embodied in the Giro d’Italia, arguably the world’s toughest professional bicycle race.


Printed from: http://www.jewishpress.com/news/photos/the-gran-fondo-giro-ditalia-in-israel/2013/10/11/

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