Hebron

What is Hebron known for?


shooting attacks

against Palestinians. Hebron IDF commander Noam Tivon said that his foremost concern is to "ensure the security of the Jewish settlers" and that Israeli "soldiers have acted with the utmost restraint and have not initiated any shooting attacks or violence."


popular resistance

Ibrahim Pasha (Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt). The revolt was precipitated by popular resistance against heavy demands for conscripts, as peasants were well aware that conscription was little more than a death sentence. Starting in May 1834 the rebels took many cities, among them Jerusalem, Hebron and Nablus and Ibrahim Pasha's army was deployed, defeating the last rebels on 4 August in Hebron. Kimmerling and Migdal, 2003, p. 6–11 Benny Morris

, Palestine's Arab population mostly saw themselves as Ottoman subjects. In the 1830s however, Palestine was occupied by the Egyptian vassal of the Ottomans, Muhammad Ali (Muhammad Ali of Egypt) and his son Ibrahim Pasha (Ibrahim Pasha of Egypt). The Palestinian Arab revolt (1834 Palestinian Arab revolt) was precipitated by popular resistance against heavy demands for conscripts, as peasants were well aware that conscription was little more than a death sentence. Starting in May 1834 the rebels


criticism related

Rabbinate of Israel. In 1997 he was appointed Attorney General (Attorney General of Israel), but resigned as a consequence of heavy criticism related to the 'Bar-On Hebron' scandal, which involved allegations against officials that they recommended Bar-On to the position in order to aid organized crime. thumb 300px Jews of Peki'in (File:Jews of Peki'in, c. 1930.jpg), c. 1930 Towards the end of the Ottoman era (Ottoman Empire) in Palestine, native Jewish communities lived primarily in the four 'holy cities' of Safed, Tiberias, Hebron and Jerusalem. The Jewish population consisted of Ashkenazim (Judeo-German speakers) and Sephardim, the latter of which could be further subdivided as Sephardim proper (Judeo-Spanish speakers) and Moghrabim (Arabic speakers). The majority of Jews in the four holy cities, with the exception of Jerusalem, were Arabic (Arabic language) and Judaeo-Spanish speakers. The dominant language among Jews in Jerusalem was Yiddish, due to the large migration of pious Ashkenazi Jews from Russia and Eastern Europe. Still, in 1882, there were 7,620 Sephardim in Jerusalem, of whom 1,290 were Moghrabim, from the Maghreb or North Africa. Natives of the city, they were Turkish subjects, and fluent in Arabic. Arabic also served as the lingua franca between the Sephradim Moghrabim and Ashkenazim and their non-Jewish Arab counterparts in mixed cities like Safed and Hebron. This event later led to an act of revenge by Abed al-Muaz Jueba, a Hamas sympathizer and resident of Hebron. He stabbed three yeshiva students on their way to the Old City of Jerusalem. The stabbing attack killed one, Shmuel Eliyahu Mett, while seriously wounding the two other boys who accompanied him. WikiPedia:Hebron


writing history

with an image of King Hezekiah, who reigned at the time. However, more handles with HBRN (Hebron) and ZYF (Ziph (Ziph (Judean Mountains))) inscriptions have been found at Ramat Rahel than MMST. Family and early nationalist career Husayni was born


quot distinct

, and Ammonites, are also considered "distinct" from generic Canaanites Amorites, in scholarship or in tradition (although in the Biblical Book of Nations, ''"Heth"'', Hittites are a son of Canaan, despite the fact that it has been proven beyond doubt that the Hittites spoke an Indo-European language). As markets redeveloped, new trade routes that would avoid the heavy tariffs of the coast would develop from Kadesh Barnea, through Hebron, Lachish


distinct quot

, and Ammonites, are also considered "distinct" from generic Canaanites Amorites, in scholarship or in tradition (although in the Biblical Book of Nations, ''"Heth"'', Hittites are a son of Canaan, despite the fact that it has been proven beyond doubt that the Hittites spoke an Indo-European language). As markets redeveloped, new trade routes that would avoid the heavy tariffs of the coast would develop from Kadesh Barnea, through Hebron, Lachish


historical fact

?id 1713 title 'Jewish presence in Hebron is an indisputable historical fact' publisher Israel Hayom date 2011-11-04 accessdate 2013-03-26 Division of Hebron File:HebronOldCityTrash.jpg thumb 175px A net installed in the Old City to prevent garbage dropped by Israeli settlers into a Palestinian area. West Bank B&B in Hebron's Old City


personality personality

the personality cult (Cult of personality) and dictatorship of his predecessor Joseph Stalin. WikiPedia:Hebron


musical documentary

, echoed musically by the ensemble. The work, for percussion, voices, and strings, is a musical documentary, named for the Cave of Machpelah in Hebron, where a mosque now stands and Abraham is said to have been buried. The two collaborated again on the opera ''Three Tales (Three Tales (opera))'', which concerns the Hindenburg disaster, the testing of nuclear weapons on Bikini Atoll, and other more modern concerns, specifically Dolly the sheep, cloning, and the technological singularity. thumb 260px left Israel Defense Forces IDF (File:Soldiers Western Wall 1967.jpg) Paratroopers at Jerusalem's Western Wall shortly after its capture. WikiPedia:Hebron


line dance

the massacre, members of the utra-right Kach (Kach and Kahane Chai) movement adopted "Barukh HaGever", a song often played at Jewish weddings with its own line dance, because the Hebrew title can be interpreted as "Blessed be the Man" or "Baruch the Hero." WikiPedia:Hebron

Hebron

'''Hebron''' (Arabic (Arabic language): .

Hebron is a busy hub of West Bank trade, responsible for roughly a third of the area's gross domestic product, largely due to the sale of marble from quarries. . and notably has no cinemas or places of entertainment. Hebron is detached to cities of ad-Dhahiriya, Dura (Dura, Hebron), Yatta (Yatta, Hebron), the surrounding villages with no borders.

Hebron is also the largest Palestinian governorate with its population of 600,364 (2010). Hebron Governorate pp. 59, 60

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