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Explore Talfit in Palestinian Territory.

Talfit in the region of West Bank with it's 2,906 inhabitants is a town in Palestinian Territory - some 297 mi (or 478 km) South-East of East Jerusalem, the country's capital city.

Map of the area of Talfit in Palestinian Territory

Current time in Talfit is now 09:17 PM (Friday). 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, Homs, Damascus, Latakia, Amman or Haifa. 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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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

29°C / 83 °F Broken clouds
Morning Temperature 16°C / 62 °F
Evening Temperature 20°C / 68 °F
Night Temperature 8°C / 46 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 35%
Air Pressure 1003.6 hPa
Wind Speed with 2 km/h (2 mph) from South-West
Cloud Conditions Broken clouds, covering 64% of sky
General Conditions Broken clouds

Saturday, 18th of November 2017
Scattered clouds.
Scattered clouds Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 12°C (53 °F)
Sunday, 19th of November 2017
Few clouds, light breeze.
Few clouds Day: 25°C (76 °F)
Night: 9°C (49 °F)
Monday, 20th of November 2017
Light rain, calm, scattered clouds.
Light rain Day: 24°C (75 °F)
Night: 13°C (55 °F)

Videos

Joseph's Tomb Film - Rising from the ash...

10:37 min ( July 30, 2009 by yeshuvtube)
Views: 4,985 - Rating: 4.88571/5

Kever Yosef the burial place of the Biblical patriarch Joseph is located in the city of Shechem in the Shomron. It is traditionally considered to be the burial place of the Biblical patriarch Joseph. ...

Arabic Music (very soothing) By Lena Cha...

04:37 min ( May 16, 2010 by detroitjeeper)
Views: 225,281 - Rating: 4.88153/5

A wonderful song, guaranteed to take your mind and soul on a magical trip that you wish wont stop. Performed by the beautiful Syrian singer Lena Chamamian who had done a great job reviving old Arabic ...


Settlement tourism takes root in West Ba...

03:01 min ( July 16, 2009 by AlJazeeraEnglish)
Views: 7,670 - Rating: 3.88889/5

Thousands of tourists visiting the Middle East each year have plenty of reasons to travel to the region. But for a small minority the Israeli-Palestinian conflict is a draw, prompting enterprising tou...

Hebron clashes

01:29 min ( December 05, 2008 by nocommenttv)
Views: 19,556 - Rating: 3.3/5

Www.euronews.net Rioting by Jewish settlers in the West Bank spread on Thursday after Israeli soldiers forcibly removed about 250 extremists from a disputed house in the centre of the West Bank city o...


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Interesting facts about this location

Givat Harel

Givat Harel is an Israeli settlement established in 1998. It is under the jurisdiction of the Mateh Binyamin Regional Council in the northern West Bank, north of Nahal Shilo. Givat Harel is situated just off Highway 60 on a hill between Eli and Shilo. The international community considers Israeli settlements in the West Bank illegal under international law, but the Israeli government disputes this.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.09, 35.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Mateh Binyamin Regional Council, Religious Israeli settlements

Shilo, Mateh Binyamin

Shilo is an Israeli settlement in the northern West Bank, located 28 miles (45 km) north of Jerusalem on Route 60. It is neighboured by the Israeli settlements Eli and Maale Levona and the Palestinian villages Sinjil, Turmus Ayya and Qaryut. At the end of 2008, Shilo, organized as a communal settlement, had a population of 2,300 people. The international community considers Israeli settlements in the West Bank illegal under international law, but the Israeli government disputes this.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.09, 35.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Community settlements in Israel, Mateh Binyamin Regional Council, Populated places established in 1978, Religious Israeli settlements

Battle of Wadi Haramia

The Battle of Wadi Haramia was the first Hand to hand combat battle fought between the Maccabees and the Seleucid Empire in 167 BC. The Jewish forces were led by Judas Maccabaeus and the Seleucid army force was under the command of Apollonius. After the Maccabean revolt started, Judas relocated his guerrilla combat units at the northern part of the Shomron. Apollonius, governor of Samaria, was sent with the local Samarian armies to link up with Seleucid forces from Jerusalem.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.09, 35.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:167 BC, Battles of the Maccabean revolt

Samaria

Samaria, or the Shomron is a mountainous region in northern Palestine, roughly corresponding to the northern West Bank. The name derives from the ancient city Samaria, the capital of the Kingdom of Israel. During the 1967 Six-Day War, the entire West Bank was captured by Israel from Jordan, which had captured it in the 1948 Arab-Israeli war. Jordan ceded its claim to the area to the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in November 1988.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 32.09, 35.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 4 mi away.
Tags:Geography of Israel, Geography of Palestine, Geography of the West Bank, Hebrew Bible places, New Testament places, Samaritan culture and history

Ariel University

The Ariel University previously known as the Ariel University Center of Samaria, is a university located in the Israeli settlement of Ariel in the West Bank. Before becoming a university, it was the largest Israeli public college. The University was founded in 1982 to serve as a regional branch of Bar-Ilan University. Originally located in the settlement of Kedumim, it moved to Ariel in order to expand.

More reading: Ariel University homepage
Located at 32.09, 35.29 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 5 mi away.
Tags:Ariel University Center of Samaria, Educational institutions established in 1982, Universities and colleges in the Palestinian territories

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