Mark Eliyahu performs on stage during Harbiye Open Air Concert in Istanbul, on June 13, 2022. – Eliyahu’s ethereal music, partly inspired by his Jewish roots from the Dagestan region of the Caucasus, is gaining recognition in Israel. Yet despite the bitter hostility between the Israeli government and Tehran, which cut ties in the wake of the 1979 Iranian revolution, he also has a growing following among Iranians. (Photo by Yasin AKGUL / AFP)