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Long-awaited triumph for feminist group campaigning for right to pray on equal terms to men at Western Wall since 1988
A member of Women of the Wall wears phylacteries and the 'tallit' shawl,
traditional Jewish prayer apparel for men. Photograph: Gali Tibbon/AFP/Getty Images