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Explore Si'ir in Palestinian Territory.

Si'ir in the region of West Bank is located in Palestinian Territory - some 318 mi (or 513 km) South-East of East Jerusalem, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Si'ir in Palestinian Territory

Time in Si'ir is now 02:29 PM (Monday). The local timezone is named "Asia / Hebron" with an UTC offset of 2 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent locations might be interesting for you: Nicosia, Damascus, Amman, Tyre, Beirut or Qafan al Khamis. Since you are here already, consider visiting . We saw some hobby films in the internet. 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 / 74 °F Few clouds
Morning Temperature 17°C / 63 °F
Evening Temperature 18°C / 64 °F
Night Temperature 12°C / 54 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 73%
Air Pressure 1007.2 hPa
Wind Speed Light breeze with 3 km/h (2 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Few clouds, covering 12% of sky
General Conditions Few clouds

Tuesday, 19th of December 2017
Scattered clouds.
Scattered clouds Day: 18°C (64 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)
Wednesday, 20th of December 2017
Broken clouds.
Broken clouds Day: 17°C (63 °F)
Night: 12°C (54 °F)
Thursday, 21st of December 2017
Light rain, light breeze, broken clouds.
Light rain Day: 21°C (71 °F)
Night: 14°C (57 °F)

Videos

/ Petra

04:08 min ( December 12, 2009 by Tunsol)
Views: 10,734 - Rating: 5/5

Bienvenidos a Petra una ciudad fascinante Welcome to Petra a fascinating city

Where the Hell is Ehab? (2011)

02:15 min ( September 24, 2011 by GameRight2)
Views: 20,597 - Rating: 4.80583/5

Join Ehab as he dances Dabkah through 18 cities and locations in Historical Palestine during the summer of 2011. Enjoy and thank you for watching :) Song: Majd El-Kasem - Ysabahkoum Wa Ymaseekom Inspi...


PalFest 2009: al-Khalil/Hebron

06:30 min ( May 28, 2009 by Palfest)
Views: 6,419 - Rating: 4.7619/5

Though its impossible to show the full extent of what's happening in al-Khalil / Hebron, this video follows the PalFest group on a tour of the old city

Palestinians struggle in divided city of...

02:47 min ( November 07, 2008 by AlJazeeraEnglish)
Views: 16,064 - Rating: 4.63218/5

Palestinians have ended a week-long solidarity campaign against the Israeli authorities closure of the old city of Hebron, in the occupied West Bank. Al Jazeera's Sherine Tadros reports from Hebron on...


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Interesting facts about this location

Hebron University

The Hebron University is an independent Palestinian institution of higher education, with over 7,800 students, around 75% of whom are female. Hebron University was established in 1971 by a group of notable Palestinians led by the late mayor of Hebron, Sheikh Mohammed Ali Al-Ja’bari. The University has an open registration policy that encourages students from every segment of Palestinian society to apply to the different Faculties.

More reading: Hebron University homepage
Located at 31.58, 35.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Educational institutions established in 1971, Hebron, Universities and colleges in the Palestinian territories

Kfar Etzion massacre

The Kfar Etzion massacre was a massacre of 129 Jews by the Arab Legion on May 13, 1948, the day before the Israeli Declaration of Independence. All but four of the 133 inhabitants of Kibbutz Kfar Etzion were killed during a three-hour bombardment by Arab artillery, in the wake of a siege that lasted several days. When the remaining defenders surrendered, they assembled near the school where they were photographed waving white flags with their hands in the air.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.58, 35.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1948 Arab–Israeli War, Conflicts in 1948, Gush Etzion, Mass murder in 1948, Massacres in Palestine

Gush Etzion

Gush Etzion is a cluster of Israeli settlements located in the Judaean Mountains directly south of Jerusalem and Bethlehem in the West Bank, Palestinian territories. The core group includes four Jewish agricultural villages that were founded in 1940-1947 on property purchased in the 1920s and 1930s, and destroyed by the Arab League before the outbreak of the 1948 Arab-Israeli War. The area was left outside the 1949 armistice lines.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.58, 35.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:1948 Arab–Israeli War, Gush Etzion, History of Israel, Israeli settlements, Jewish villages depopulated during the 1948 Arab–Israeli War

Battle of Beth Zechariah

The Battle of Beth-Zechariah was fought between the Jewish Maccabeans and Greek forces during the Maccabean revolt against the Seleucid Empire.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.58, 35.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Battles of the Maccabean revolt, Gush Etzion, Wars of ancient Israel

Judaean Mountains

The Judaean Mountains,;, also Judaean Hills and Hebron Hills, is a mountain range in Israel and the West Bank where Jerusalem and several other biblical cities are located. The mountains reach a height of 1,000 m.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 31.58, 35.14 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 6 mi away.
Tags:Hebrew Bible mountains, Judea and Samaria Area, Mountains of Israel, Mountains of the West Bank, Place names associated with Jews

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