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Nir Barkat Quotes acknowledging Jerusalem’s new mayor

(Last Updated On: December 5, 2018)

Jerusalem’s outgoing mayor, Nir Barkat, spoke to Moshe Lion on becoming the newly-inaugurated mayor of the city.

Below are some of Nir Barkat’s quotes on the matter.

“Leaving my office for the last time as mayor, I am thankful to God for giving me the great honor to head the most important and most complicated city council in the world over the past decade.” – Nir Barkat, Vos Iz Neias?, 4 December 2018

“I think residents know something good is happening over here.” – Nir Barkat, Vos Iz Neias?, 4 December 2018

“I have no doubt that your [Moshe Lion’s] devotion, experience and your ability to listen, will enable you to continue advancing the city forward.” – Nir Barkat, The Jerusalem Post, 4 December 2018