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Abu al 'Urqan Destination Guide

Delve into Abu al 'Urqan in Palestinian Territory!

Abu al 'Urqan in the region of West Bank is a city in Palestinian Territory - some 323 mi (or 520 km) South-East of East Jerusalem, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Abu al 'Urqan in Palestinian Territory

Current time in Abu al 'Urqan is now 07:29 PM (Saturday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Hebron" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your travel modalities, these larger destinations might be interesting for you: Damascus, Amman, Tyre, Beirut, Gaza or Abu al 'Asja. While being here, make sure to check out as well. We encountered some videos in the web. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

23°C / 73 °F Clear sky
Morning Temperature 13°C / 55 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 69 °F
Night Temperature 9°C / 49 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 76%
Air Pressure 989.5 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from South
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Clear sky

Sunday, 26th of March 2017
Clear sky, calm.
Clear sky Day: 19°C (66 °F)
Night: 9°C (48 °F)
Monday, 27th of March 2017
Few clouds, calm.
Few clouds Day: 20°C (68 °F)
Night: 9°C (47 °F)
Tuesday, 28th of March 2017
Light rain, light breeze, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 13°C (56 °F)

Videos

Jerusalem's Zion Square by the Hostel

04:20 min ( August 06, 2008 by Cindy Rockney)
Views: 469 - Rating: 5/5

The Zion's Square across from the Jerusalem Hostel. Jewish dancing and shopping at night

Al-nakba Nakba The Israeli Ethnic Clea...

04:17 min ( May 04, 2007 by socalmaverick)
Views: 12,388 - Rating: 4.14035/5

As Edward Said emphasised, what the Holocaust is to the Jews, the Naqba is to the Palestinians. Nakba (Arabic: al-nakba is on 15 May)it is the annual day of commemoration and remembrance of the Ethni...


Praying jews at the western wall

00:22 min ( July 17, 2008 by shanonfreek)
Views: 3,463 - Rating: 2.77778/5

PRAYING JEWS

THE HOUSE OF DAVID AND ITS ROOMS

00:53 min ( August 06, 2008 by Cindy Rockney)
Views: 827 - Rating: 0/5

Probably the only video available in today's world of the inside of Jeremiah's Cave. King David says, "My bones are scattered at the mouth of the cave". Psalm 141:7; Isaiah 29


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Interesting facts about this location

Har Hevron Regional Council

The Har Hevron Regional Council is an Israeli regional council in the southern Judean Hills area of Mount Hebron, in the southern West Bank. The headquarters are located adjacent to Otniel. The council was established in 1983. The chairman of the council is Tzviki Bar Chai. While Kiryat Arba is physically located within the territory of the Har Hevron Regional Council, it is an independent town.

More reading: Har Hevron Regional Council homepage
Located at 31.43, 35.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Government agencies established in 1983, Har Hebron Regional Council, Regional councils in Israel, West Bank

Anab

Anab is also the NATO reporting name for the Kaliningrad K-8 air-to-air missile. Anab is one of the cities in the mountains of Judah, from which Joshua expelled the Anakim . It still retains its ancient name. It lies among the hills, 10 miles south-south-west of Hebron.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.43, 35.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Hebrew Bible places

Negohot

Negohot is an communal settlement and Israeli settlement in the southern Hebron Hills of the West Bank. It is located on a hill 700 metres above sea level to the west of the Hebron area, and is administered by the Har Hebron Regional Council. The nearest Israeli locality is Shekef, a moshav a few kilometres over the Green Line in the Hevel Lakhish area of the Shephelah.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.43, 35.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Community settlements in Israel, Judea and Samaria Area, Nahal settlements, Populated places established in 1998, Religious Israeli settlements, West Bank

Hebron Governorate

The Hebron Governorate is an administrative district of the Palestinian National Authority in the southern West Bank. It extends south to, and includes most of, the Dead Sea. The governorate's land area is 1,060 square kilometers and its population according to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics in mid-year 2010 was 600,364. This makes the Hebron Governorate the largest of 16 governorates in both population and land area in the Palestinian territories.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.43, 35.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Geography of the West Bank, Hebron Governorate

Shekef

Shekef is a moshav in south-central Israel southeast of Kiryat Gat and west of Hebron and falls under the jurisdiction of Lakhish Regional Council. It was founded by the Herut movement with Betar and assistance from the Jewish Agency in 1981 as part of the Star Villages Plan of Ariel Sharon in an attempt to inhabit the region around the Green Line for the extension of Jewish settlement in the line between Mount Hebron.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.43, 35.02 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 8 mi away.
Tags:Moshavim, Populated places established in 1981

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