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 Birzeit, West Bank, Palestine

Birzeit is a Palestinian town north of Ramallah in the central West Bank. Its population in the 2007 census was 4529. Birzeit is a Christian town and home to Birzeit University. logo
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updated Tue. January 9, 2024

Israeli forces raiding the campus of Birzeit University in the West Bank. (Photo: via Twitter, file). Clashes broke out on Sunday between Israeli forces and Palestinian students of Palestine Technical University in the West Bank district of Hebron, with no injuries reported until the moment, according to director of students' ...

Israeli soldiers abducted, earlier on Tuesday, a Palestinian teenage boy from Hizma town, northeast of occupied East Jerusalem, and a young man in Birzeit, north of Ramallah, in central West Bank. Several army jeeps invaded Hizma town, before the soldiers broke into many homes, after smashing their ...
According to Rula Salameh, who was a freshman at Ramallah's Birzeit University when the intifada began, there wasn't a single student who hadn't joined a political party on campus. All students spent their time and energy helping their community and working towards the collective mission of liberating ...
We at Birzeit University call on the academic community to protest the Israeli government's deliberate harassment of international students and academics who travel to Palestine in order to study or work in Palestinian academic institutions. The past few years have seen many international students and ...
Israeli soldiers on Sunday injured one Palestinian and caused caused many to suffer the effects of teargas inhalation, near the western entrance of Birzeit University, north of Ramallah, in central West Bank. Medical sources said the young man suffered a moderate injury, after the soldiers shot him with a ...
Israeli occupation forces raided Birzeit University, north of Ramallah, at raid today ransacking campuses, student union offices and confiscating pro-Palestinian banners and flags. According to a statement released by the university: “A large number of heavily armed Israeli forces stormed Birzeit's campus at ...
Birzeit, the top-ranking university in the West Bank, has allowed all the Palestinian factions, to compete in its student elections. Given the opportunity to participate and the prestige of a potential victory here, the Palestinian political parties have invested heavily to win over the years. "As a university, we ...
The artist, who was born in Birzeit in 1947, continues to live in Palestine and has been actively involved in the local art scene. He was the head of the League of Palestinian Artists in the late 1980s and later co-founded and served as the director of the Al-Wasiti Art Centre in East Jerusalem. He also played a ...
The Palestinian Orchestra performed its first musical storytelling in the threater of Birzeit University in the West Bank this week. (Xinhua photo). GAZA, Feb. 27 (Xinhua) -- The Palestinian Orchestra performed its first musical storytelling in the threater of Birzeit University in the West Bank this week by putting ...


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