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Al Kum Destination Guide

Delve into Al Kum in Palestinian Territory!

Al Kum in the region of West Bank is a city in Palestinian Territory - some 315 mi (or 507 km) South-East of East Jerusalem, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Al Kum in Palestinian Territory

Current time in Al Kum is now 01:21 PM (Sunday). 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 Dayr Samit. 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

32°C / 90 °F Sky is clear
Morning Temperature 24°C / 75 °F
Evening Temperature 31°C / 89 °F
Night Temperature 21°C / 70 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 68%
Air Pressure 997 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (0 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Monday, 26th of June 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 28°C (82 °F)
Night: 21°C (70 °F)
Tuesday, 27th of June 2017
Sky is clear, calm, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 29°C (84 °F)
Night: 22°C (71 °F)
Wednesday, 28th of June 2017
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: 31°C (88 °F)
Night: 19°C (66 °F)

Videos

EGO TRIP song by Alma Zohar - director Z...

03:55 min ( July 14, 2008 by Zohar Ron)
Views: 5,080 - Rating: 5/5

Video art by the artist Zohar Ron. song by Alma Zohar - Ego Trip - -

Amazing house in Jerusalem wmv

00:46 min ( December 22, 2009 by david0545811449)
Views: 682 - Rating: 5/5

Amazing house in Jerusalem home center real estate " Ramot (Hebrew: , lit. Heights), also known as Ramot Alon (Hebrew: , lit. Alon Heights) is one of the largest housing developments in Jerusale...


TRANSLATED Knesset Members Attack Haneen...

07:56 min ( June 08, 2010 by LSRochon)
Views: 6,186 - Rating: 4.45/5

Mario Sasso: Just look at the arrogance and spewing of bile these Ziopigs rant at a member of the Knesset who ONLY tried to show support FOR HER PEOPLE! SHAME ON YOU ISRAEL...YOU SHOW THE ARROGANCE AN...

Beith Guvrin - Tel Morasha Israel

05:40 min ( October 24, 2008 by cafetorah)
Views: 3,020 - Rating: 4/5

Beith Guvrin, Tel Morasha is a large ancient site in Israel, Holy Land


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Interesting facts about this location

Al-Dawayima massacre

The al-Dawayima massacre describes the killing of civilians by the Israeli Army (IDF) that took place in the Palestinian Arab town of al-Dawayima on October 28, 1948 during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War. The incident occurred after the town was captured by the IDF's 89th Commando Battalion during Operation Yoav. The battalion, whose first commander was Moshe Dayan, was composed of former Irgun and Lehi forces.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.53, 34.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:1948 Arab–Israeli War, Israeli war crimes, Israeli–Palestinian conflict, Mass murder in 1948, Massacres committed by Israel, Massacres in Israel during the Israeli–Palestinian conflict

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 31.53, 34.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 3 mi away.
Tags:Community settlements in Israel, Judea and Samaria Area, Nahal settlements, Populated places established in 1998, Religious Israeli settlements, West Bank

Maresha

Tel Maresha, also Marissa, is an antiquity site in Israel's southern lowlands. The tel was first excavated by the British archaeologists Bliss and Macalister on behalf of the Palestine Exploration Fund. The majority of the artifacts are to be found today in the Museum of Archaeology in Istanbul.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.53, 34.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Ancient Israel and Judah, Archaeological sites in Israel, Edom, Former populated places in Southwest Asia, Hasmoneans, National parks of Israel

Yoav Regional Council

Yoav Regional Council is a regional council in the South District of Israel. It is located near the cities of Kiryat Gat, Kiryat Malakhi and Ashkelon. It was founded in 1952, it covers an area of 230,000 dunams (230 km), and its population is about 5,300. The council is named after Yitzhak Dubnov, who was nicknamed "Yoav", and who fell while defending Negba in the Israeli War of Independence. Operation Yoav and Metzudat Yoav, which is located in the council's area, are also named after him.

More reading: Yoav Regional Council homepage
Located at 31.53, 34.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Regional councils in Israel, Yoav Regional Council

Beit Guvrin, Israel

Beit Guvrin is a kibbutz in the Lakhish region, west of the ancient city of Beit Guvrin, for which it is named. It belongs to Yoav Regional Council. It is about 14 km east of Kiryat Gat, the nearest city. Its area is about 20,000 dunams. Beit Guvrin was founded in 1949 by people who left the Palmach, on the land of the depopulated Palestinian Arab village Beit Jibrin, whose residents fled after a military assault by Jewish forces during the 1948 Arab-Israeli War.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.53, 34.96 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 7 mi away.
Tags:Archaeological sites in Israel, Kibbutz Movement, Kibbutzim, Populated places established in 1949, Yoav Regional Council

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