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Middle East blanketed in rare snowfall

Snow covers the town of Jezzine in southern Lebanon, February 19, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

Snow covers the town of Jezzine in southern Lebanon, February 19, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

Snow covers the town of Jezzine in southern Lebanon, February 19, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher
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Children play with snow as a woman takes a picture with her mobile phone, in the town of Jezzine, southern Lebanon, February 19, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

Children play with snow as a woman takes a picture with her mobile phone, in the town of Jezzine, southern Lebanon, February 19, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

Children play with snow as a woman takes a picture with her mobile phone, in the town of Jezzine, southern Lebanon, February 19, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher
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A general view of Jerusalem's Old City shows the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in the foreground and the Dome of the Rock, located on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in the background, as the snow starts to fall in Jerusalem February 17, 2021 REUTERS/Ilan Rosenberg

A general view of Jerusalem's Old City shows the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in the foreground and the Dome of the Rock, located on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in the background, as...more

A general view of Jerusalem's Old City shows the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in the foreground and the Dome of the Rock, located on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in the background, as the snow starts to fall in Jerusalem February 17, 2021 REUTERS/Ilan Rosenberg
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Children play with snow in the town of Hasbaya, Lebanon, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

Children play with snow in the town of Hasbaya, Lebanon, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

Children play with snow in the town of Hasbaya, Lebanon, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher
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A picture taken with a drone shows roofs of buildings and houses covered with snow following snowfall in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Yosri Aljamal

A picture taken with a drone shows roofs of buildings and houses covered with snow following snowfall in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Yosri Aljamal

A picture taken with a drone shows roofs of buildings and houses covered with snow following snowfall in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Yosri Aljamal
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An Ultra Orthodox Jewish man walks into Jerusalem's Old city via Damascus gate during a snowy day in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An Ultra Orthodox Jewish man walks into Jerusalem's Old city via Damascus gate during a snowy day in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An Ultra Orthodox Jewish man walks into Jerusalem's Old city via Damascus gate during a snowy day in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A view shows snow covered town of Hasbaya, Lebanon, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

A view shows snow covered town of Hasbaya, Lebanon, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

A view shows snow covered town of Hasbaya, Lebanon, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher
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Palestinian children build a snowman following snowfall in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Palestinian children build a snowman following snowfall in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Palestinian children build a snowman following snowfall in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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A man looks on as snows falls in an alley of Jerusalem's Old City February 17, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A man looks on as snows falls in an alley of Jerusalem's Old City February 17, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A man looks on as snows falls in an alley of Jerusalem's Old City February 17, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Boys play with snow in the town of Hasbaya, Lebanon, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

Boys play with snow in the town of Hasbaya, Lebanon, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

Boys play with snow in the town of Hasbaya, Lebanon, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher
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A man plays on snow following snowfall in Amman, Jordan February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Muath Freij

A man plays on snow following snowfall in Amman, Jordan February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Muath Freij

A man plays on snow following snowfall in Amman, Jordan February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Muath Freij
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A girl plays by the Dome of the Rock on the compound known to Jews as Temple Mount and to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary during a snowy morning in Jerusalem's Old City, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A girl plays by the Dome of the Rock on the compound known to Jews as Temple Mount and to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary during a snowy morning in Jerusalem's Old City, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

A girl plays by the Dome of the Rock on the compound known to Jews as Temple Mount and to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary during a snowy morning in Jerusalem's Old City, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Sanitation workers clear a street of snow following snowfall in Amman, Jordan February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Muath Freij

Sanitation workers clear a street of snow following snowfall in Amman, Jordan February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Muath Freij

Sanitation workers clear a street of snow following snowfall in Amman, Jordan February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Muath Freij
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A Palestinian boy plays with snow following snowfall in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A Palestinian boy plays with snow following snowfall in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

A Palestinian boy plays with snow following snowfall in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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Part of a snow-covered tree is seen in Sawfar village, Lebanon February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Part of a snow-covered tree is seen in Sawfar village, Lebanon February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Part of a snow-covered tree is seen in Sawfar village, Lebanon February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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An Ultra Orthodox Jewish boy plays with snow in a park on a snowy morning in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

An Ultra Orthodox Jewish boy plays with snow in a park on a snowy morning in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

An Ultra Orthodox Jewish boy plays with snow in a park on a snowy morning in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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Snow is seen over Jerusalem and on the Dome of the Rock, located on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old city,  February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun

Snow is seen over Jerusalem and on the Dome of the Rock, located on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old city,  February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun

Snow is seen over Jerusalem and on the Dome of the Rock, located on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old city,  February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun
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Youths walk through snow as a car drives nearby in Sawfar village, Lebanon February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Youths walk through snow as a car drives nearby in Sawfar village, Lebanon February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

Youths walk through snow as a car drives nearby in Sawfar village, Lebanon February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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People play with snow and take selfies during a snowy morning in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

People play with snow and take selfies during a snowy morning in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

People play with snow and take selfies during a snowy morning in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Palestinians play with snow following snowfall in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Palestinians play with snow following snowfall in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Palestinians play with snow following snowfall in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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A woman walks with her dog in a park on a snowy morning in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A woman walks with her dog in a park on a snowy morning in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A woman walks with her dog in a park on a snowy morning in Jerusalem, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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A Palestinian man crosses a street on a snowy day in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma

A Palestinian man crosses a street on a snowy day in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma

A Palestinian man crosses a street on a snowy day in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma
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Palestinians play with snow during a snowstorm in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma

Palestinians play with snow during a snowstorm in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma

Palestinians play with snow during a snowstorm in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma
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Jews pray at the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old city on a snowy morning in the city February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun

Jews pray at the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old city on a snowy morning in the city February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun

Jews pray at the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old city on a snowy morning in the city February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun
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Children play in the snow, during a snowstorm in the village of Kfar Shouba in southern Lebanon, February 17, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

Children play in the snow, during a snowstorm in the village of Kfar Shouba in southern Lebanon, February 17, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

Children play in the snow, during a snowstorm in the village of Kfar Shouba in southern Lebanon, February 17, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher
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People play by the Dome of the Rock on the compound known to Jews as Temple Mount and to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary during a snowy morning in Jerusalem's Old City, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

People play by the Dome of the Rock on the compound known to Jews as Temple Mount and to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary during a snowy morning in Jerusalem's Old City, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

People play by the Dome of the Rock on the compound known to Jews as Temple Mount and to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary during a snowy morning in Jerusalem's Old City, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A man clears snow from the ground by the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old city on a snowy morning in the city February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun

A man clears snow from the ground by the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old city on a snowy morning in the city February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun

A man clears snow from the ground by the Western Wall, Judaism's holiest prayer site, in Jerusalem's Old city on a snowy morning in the city February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun
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A truck clears a road blocked by snow, during a snowstorm in the village of Kfar Shouba in southern Lebanon, February 17, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

A truck clears a road blocked by snow, during a snowstorm in the village of Kfar Shouba in southern Lebanon, February 17, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher

A truck clears a road blocked by snow, during a snowstorm in the village of Kfar Shouba in southern Lebanon, February 17, 2021. REUTERS/Aziz Taher
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Snow is seen on the Dome of the Rock, located on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old city, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun

Snow is seen on the Dome of the Rock, located on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old city, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun

Snow is seen on the Dome of the Rock, located on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount, in Jerusalem's Old city, February 18, 2021. REUTERS/ Ronen Zvulun
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