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The Jewish Chronicle - - Life / Travel -

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1 ‘How are things?’ - ‘What’s cook­ing?’ (He­brew greeting) (3,7) 9 Wake up as euro goes crazy (6)

10 The Star on the Is­raeli na­tional flag (He­brew) (5,5) 11 ‘Life’ (He­brew) - of­ten worn as a charm (4) 12 The ul­tra-ortho­dox Jews of Is­rael (He­brew) (7) 15 Litur­gi­cal tra­di­tional hummed melodies (He­brew) (7)

16 Marx­ist-Zion­ist Is­raeli work­ers party in the early days of The State (He­brew acro­nym) (5) 17 A city of some two mil­lions, pos­si­bly more (4) 18 The son of Manasseh, cap­tured in Gilead (Num. 32:41) (4) 19 Backed story about one Is­raeli port (5) 21 Lon­don mu­sic venue lo­cated at 157 Char­ing Cross Road, closed in 2009 (7)

22 Spin­ning tops tra­di­tion­ally played with at Chan­nukah (7) 24 Ap­peal to the high­est au­thor­ity (4) 27 Sex­ist term cre­ated by those go­ing over the top (10) 28 Pau­perised, re­gret­ted fash­ion­able in­te­rior (6) 29 Re­alise it’s about bib­li­cal char­ac­ters (10)

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2 Song about salt in The Mid­dle East (6) 3 Want to go in knee-deep? Keep out! (4) 4 Passover meals (He­brew) (7) 5 Cas­tle, for ex­am­ple, is miss­ing from Amer­i­can films (4)

6 The Myr­tle Twigs of Sukkot (He­brew) (7)

7 One of the first con­cen­tra­tion camps es­tab­lished on Ger­man soil (10) 8 Lon­don’s old­est Sephardic synagogue (5,5) 12 Jewish-Amer­i­can trum­peter makes a type of tea fresh! (b. 1935) (4,6)

13 Ma­jor IDF air­base in the Jezreel Val­ley south­east of Haifa (5,5) 14 Get­ting mother in a flap is mad­ness (5) 15 Diana, the wayward nymph (5) 19 Oa­sis re­sort bor­der­ing The Dead Sea (3,4) 20 One boat - three banks for sweep­ing? (7) 23 A tri­fle like Jack Horner (6) 25 Celebrity, half-naked (4) 26 At­tracted to male and fe­male twice over? That’s Mr Ne­tanyahu (4)

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