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Archimandrite Ioustinos is a 77-year-old Greek Orthodox Priest living in the St. Photini Church in Nablus, a Palestinian city in the West Bank. Ioustinos has been assigned the lifelong position of caretaker of Jacob's Well, an ancient watering hole with connections to several biblical stories. These are his own ...
The Jenin office of the PPS, in northern West Bank, said dozens of soldiers invaded Qabatia town, south of the city, searched many homes, and abducted a former political prisoner, identified as Mofeed Nazzal, 56. The soldiers also invaded Bal'a town, east of the northern West Bank city of Tulkarem, ...

Adiel Kolman, a 32-year-old father of four from the Kochav Hashachar West Bank Jewish community, was murdered in the Old City on Sunday, March 18, the third Israeli killed in a terror attack that weekend. The perpetrator, named as 28-year-old Abd al-Rahman Bani Fadel from the Palestinian town of ...
A 17-year-old girl who was filmed slapping an Israeli soldier in the West Bank accepted a plea deal on Wednesday in which she will be sentenced to eight months in person, according to Israeli media. Ahed Tamimi ... Tamimi brought renewed international attention on Israel's occupation of the West Bank.
An organized transportation system takes students from their homes in the Galilee and Little Triangle area of Arab cities in central Israel to the West Bank. In fact, Israeli Arabs now make up a majority of the student body at AAUJ, the first private Palestinian university. Founded in 2000, the institution is ...

Everywhere we went, from the bustling city of Ramallah to smaller West Bank towns such as Bethlehem and Jericho, we encountered individuals who had become first-time banking customers. A worker in the souvenir shop in Bethlehem said that after he was hired, a better salary and exposure to a local ...
Israeli occupation authorities are to move 40 Israeli Jewish settler families to the new illegal settlement of Amichai, which is being built in the north of the occupied West Bank city of Ramallah, Israeli media reported yesterday. According to the Israeli TV Channel 7, 25 Jewish settler families will move in to the ...

The campus of the Arab American University in the West Bank city of Jenin, March The campus of the Arab ... An organized transportation system takes students from their homes in the Galilee and Little Triangle area of Arab cities in central Israel to the West Bank. In fact, Israeli Arabs now make up a ...
One Palestinian was injured and scores suffered temporary asphyxiation in clashes with Israeli forces in the occupied West Bank on Wednesday, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. Israeli forces staged a raid in Al-Mughayyir town near Ramallah, triggering clashes with local residents, according to ...
Plans for a new light rail to connect the Jewish settlement of Ariel in the West Bank with Israel's more central towns within the Green Line, or 1967 borders, will move ... And as Next City has covered, the Palestinian West Bank has been increasingly crowded by the growth of Israeli settlements, like Ariel.
Israeli soldiers abducted, on Sunday at dawn, nineteen Palestinians, including children, in several parts of the occupied West Bank, including East Jerusalem. Media sources in Jerusalem, said the soldiers invaded and ransacked many homes in the al-'Isawiya town, in the city, and abducted four children, ...
The Village of Lawrence has agreed to be a “twin city” with Ma'ale Adumim, a city on the West Bank outside Jerusalem. ... The “twin cities” also agreed to cooperate in education, cultural exchanges and research and economic development, as well as develop a “comprehensive plan” for future work ...
The army may recommend to the government to change the security barrier's route in the area where a Palestinian on Friday killed two Israeli soldiers in a car-ramming attack, military sources said. If the barrier is ultimately moved it will split the village of Barta'a in two. The attack on Friday took place near ...


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