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Jenin in the region of West Bank with it's 34,730 inhabitants is a town in Palestinian Territory - some 279 mi (or 449 km) South-East of East Jerusalem, the country's capital city.

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Current time in Jenin is now 05:42 AM (Thursday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Hebron" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on the availability of means of transportation, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Aleppo, Damascus, Amman, Tyre or Arab as Suwaytat. Since you are here already, make sure to check out . 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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VFI Volunteers Working at IDF Northern B...

07:38 min ( January 10, 2011 by VolunteersforIsrael)
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VFI Volunteers Working at IDF Northern Border Outposts The experiences of volunteers working in the north on several border outposts. Also shows volunteer touring and sightseeing on weekends

Real Madrid 2-2 Barcelona Match Highligh...

04:23 min ( August 15, 2011 by pavel melamed)
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Pavel melamed ---halla madrid


Heckling Michael Palin

00:25 min ( May 25, 2009 by theasiamag)
Views: 1,005 - Rating: 3.83333/5

Palestinian acting students at Jenin Refugee Camp in an improv skit with British comedian Michael Palin

Mountain biking Israel Mount Gilboa

10:48 min ( April 13, 2009 by Igor Skorubsky)
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Interesting facts about this location

Jenin Governorate

The Jenin Governorate is one of a number of Governorates of the West Bank and Gaza Strip within the Palestinian Territories, it covers the northern extremity of the West Bank including the area around the city of Jenin. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics 2007 Census, the Governorate had a population of 256,619 living in 47,437 households. 100,701 inhabitants (or 39%) were under the age of 15 and 80,263 (or 31%) were registered refugees.

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Located at 32.46, 35.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:Geography of the West Bank, Jenin Governorate

Ganim

Ganim was a village and an Israeli settlement in the northern West Bank under the administrative local government of the Shomron Regional Council. The settlement was founded in 1983 by members of Betar. Its name was derived from the biblical name of Jenin, the nearby city, which was originally called Ein Ganim. Ein Ganim belonged to the area under the control of the Tribe of Issachar.

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Located at 32.46, 35.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Forced migration, Israel's unilateral disengagement plan, Populated places established in 1983, Shomron Regional Council, Villages depopulated during the Arab–Israeli conflict

Arab American University – Jenin

Arab American University is a private institution founded in 1996 as the first private Palestinian university, and began teaching on September, 2000. The university is supervised by a selected Board of Trustees, who subscribe to the Palestinian Ministry of Higher Education, implementing an American education system, in affiliation with California State University and Utah State University. The town of Zababdeh is located nearby, within 2km.

More reading: Arab American University – Jenin homepage
Located at 32.46, 35.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Arab American University – Jenin, Educational institutions established in 1995, Universities and colleges in the Palestinian territories, West Bank

Ram-On

Ram-On is a moshav ovdim located in the Ta'anakh region, south of the Jezreel Valley in Israel. It belongs to the Gilboa Regional Council. Ram-On was founded in 1953 by children of families from moshavim around Israel. They originally settled in Nurit on the Gilboa mountain. In 1961 the community moved from Gilboa mountain to the present-day location of Ram-On. There is a factory in the moshav that manufactures thermoplastic materials.

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Located at 32.46, 35.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Gilboa Regional Council, Moshavim

Dothan (ancient city)

Dothan (also, Dothaim) was a city located at north of Shechem, and about 100 km north of Hebron. Eusebius places it 12 miles to the north of Sebaste. It has been identified with Tel Dothan located ten kilometers (driving distance) southwest of Jenin, near Dotan Junction of Israel Route 60. It is first mentioned in connection with the history of Joseph where, at the suggestion of Judah, the brothers sold Joseph to the Ishmaelite merchants .

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Located at 32.46, 35.3 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Ancient cities, Archaeological sites in Samaria, Depopulated places in the Land of Israel, Hebrew Bible places, Torah places