Articles in Palestine ( 452 )

452 Articles of interest in Palestine

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  • Deir al-Balah Governorate

    The Deir el-Balah Governorate (Arabic: محافظة دير البلحMuḥāfaẓat Dayr al Balaḥ) is one of 16 Governorates of Palestine in the central Gaza Strip which is administered by Palestine aside from its border with Israel, airspace and maritime territory.…

  • Beit El Synagogue

    The Beit El Synagogue ("House of God" synagogue), (also known as Midrash Hasidim [School of the Devout] and Yeshivat haMekubalim [Yeshiva of the Kabbalists]) has been (and remains to this day) the center of kabbalistic study in Jerusalem for over 25…

  • Battle of Yad Mordechai

    The Battle of Yad Mordechai was fought between Egypt and Israel in the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, at the Israeli kibbutz of Yad Mordechai. The Egyptians attacked the settlement several times throughout May 19 and May 20, but failed to capture it. A fina…

  • Al-Aqsa University

    al-Aqsa University (Arabic: جامعة الأقصى‎) is a Palestinian university established in 1991 in the Gaza Strip region of the Palestinian territories.

  • Wadi al-Joz

    Wadi al-Joz (Arabic: وادي الجوز‎), also Wadi Joz, meaning Valley of the Walnuts, is an Arab neighborhood in East Jerusalem, located at the head of the Kidron Valley, north of the Old City.

  • Tubas Governorate

    The Tubas Governorate (Arabic: محافظة طوباسMuḥāfaẓat Ṭūbās; Hebrew: נפת טובאס Nafat Ṭūbās) is an administrative district of the Palestine in the northeastern West Bank. Its district capital or muhfaza is the city of Tubas.

  • Tomb of Benei Hezir

    The Tomb of Benei Hezir (Hebrew: קבר בני חזיר‎) is the oldest of four monumental rock-cut tombs that stand in the Kidron Valley, Jerusalem and date to the period of the Second Temple. It is a complex of burial caves. The tomb was originally accessed…

  • Kokhav Ya'ir

    Kokhav Ya'ir-Tzur Yigal (Hebrew: כּוֹכַב יָאִיר-צוּר יִגְאָל, also Kochav Yair-Tzur Yigal) is a town (local council) in the Center District of Israel.

  • Homesh

    Homesh (Hebrew: חֹמֶשׁ, חומש) was a community settlement and Israeli settlement in the northern Samarian hills of the West Bank along Route 60. The village fell under the administrative jurisdiction of the Shomron Regional Council.

  • Alexandrium

    Alexandrion or Alexandrium, sometimes referred to as Sartaba, was a fort constructed by the Hasmoneans on a mountain between Scythopolis and Jerusalem, near the Jordan Valley.

  • Abraham Avinu Synagogue

    The Abraham Avinu Synagogue (Hebrew: בית הכנסת על שם אברהם אבינו‎) was built by Hakham Malkiel Ashkenazi in the Jewish Quarter of Hebron in 1540. The domed structure represented the physical center of the Jewish Quarter of Hebron, and became the spi…

  • Yeshivat Har Etzion

    Yeshivat Har Etzion (YHE) (Hebrew: ישיבת הר עציון), commonly known as "Gush," is a Hesder Yeshiva located in Alon Shvut, an Israeli settlement in Gush Etzion in the West Bank, near Jerusalem, Israel.

  • Taybeh Brewery

    Taybeh Brewery is a Palestinian brewery founded in 1994. The brewery is located in the West Bank village of Taybeh, 35 kilometers north of Jerusalem.

  • Salfit Governorate

    The Salfit Governorate (Arabic: محافظة سلفيتMuḥāfaẓat Salfīt; Hebrew: נפת סלפית Nafat Salfīt) is one of 16 Governorates of Palestine. It is located in the northwestern West Bank, bordered by the governorates of Ramallah and al-Bireh to the south, …

  • Qalqilya Governorate

    The Qalqilya Governorate (Arabic: محافظة قلقيلية‎; Hebrew: נפת קלקיליה) is an administrative area of Palestine in the northwestern West Bank.

  • Neot Kedumim

    Neot Kedumim, the Biblical Landscape Reserve in Israel (Hebrew: נאות קדומים‎ is a Biblical garden and nature preserve located near Modi'in, mid-way between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, Israel.

  • Mitzpe Shalem

    Mitzpe Shalem (Hebrew: מִצְפֵּה שָׁלֵם, lit. Shalem Lookout) is an Israeli settlement and kibbutz located about 1 km from the western shores of the Dead Sea in the eastern West Bank.

  • Givat HaMatos

    Givat HaMatos (Hebrew: גבעת המטוס‎) is a settlement which hosted Ethiopian Jewish and Russian immigrants in caravans. It encompasses an area of 170 dunams. It is bordered by Talpiot in the north, Gilo in the south, and Beit Safafa in the west.

  • Gilboa Regional Council

    Gilboa Regional Council (Hebrew: מועצה אזורית הגלבוע‎, Mo'atza Azorit (ha)Gilbo'a) is a regional council in northern Israel, located on the slopes of the Gilboa mountain range.

  • Bani Suheila

    Bani Suheila (Arabic: بني سهيلا‎) is a Palestinian town in the southern Gaza Strip part of the Khan Yunis Governorate.

  • Almog

    Almog (Hebrew: אַלְמוֹג, lit. Coral) is an Israeli settlement and a kibbutz near the northwestern shores of the Dead Sea in the Jordan Rift Valley in the West Bank. It is under the jurisdiction of the Megilot Regional Council. In 2008, there were 23…

  • Yoav Regional Council

    Yoav Regional Council (Hebrew: מועצה אזורית יואב‎, Mo'atza Azorit Yoav) is a regional council in the South District of Israel. It is located near the cities of Kiryat Gat, Kiryat Malakhi and Ashkelon.

  • Tombs of the Kings (Jerusalem)

    The Tombs of the Kings (Hebrew: קברי המלכיםqivrei hammelachim; Arabic: قبور السلاطين‎) are a collection of rock cut tombs in East Jerusalem believed to be the burial site of Queen Helene of Adiabene.

  • Sufa, Israel

    Sufa (Hebrew: סוּפָה, lit. Storm) is a kibbutz in the Hevel Shalom area of the north-western Negev and a border crossing between Israel and the Gaza Strip.

  • Ras al-Amud

    Ras al-Amud (Arabic: راس العامود‎) is a Palestinian neighborhood in East Jerusalem, located southeast of the Old City, overlooking Silwan to the south, Abu Dis and al-Eizariya to the east, and the Temple Mount (known to Arabs as Haram ash-Sharif) to…

  • Ramat Denya

    Ramat Denya (Hebrew: רמת דניה) (lit. "Denya Heights") is a neighborhood in southwest Jerusalem, Israel. It was established in 1970 between Kiryat Hayovel and Bayit Vegan, 780 meters above sea level.

  • Qalqilya Zoo

    Qalqilya Zoo is a small 2-hectare (4.9-acre) zoo in the Palestinian city of Qalqilya on the western edge of the West Bank. Established in 1986, it is the only municipal zoo in the Palestinian territories.

  • Ein HaNatziv

    Ein HaNatziv (Hebrew: עֵין הַנְּצִי"ב, lit. Spring of the Natziv) is a kibbutz in the Bet She'an Valley in Israel. Located about three kilometers south of the ancient city of Beit She'an, it is 130 meters below sea level.