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Billboards showing singer Rowaida Attiyeh read "Syrian votes are
for a Syrian voice" in one of the main squares in Damascus, Syria.
Attiyeh and Jordanian Diana Karzon competed for the Arab world's
"Superstar" title Monday, and Karzon was named the winner.

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