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District of Acre
كابول - כאבול
Ethnically cleansed days ago

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Israeli occupation date July 15, 1948
Distance from district center 14 (km) Southeast of Acre
Elevation from the sea 100 (meters)
Map location Click here for map location
Israeli military operation Dekel
Israeli attacking brigade Sheva' (Seventh) Brigade
Village remains
after destruction by Israelis
The village was destroyed during the 1948 war.
Ethnically cleansing
by Israelis
Few of the village inhabitants have been ethnically cleansed, however, most of its people were allowed to stay. On the other hand, the village currently hosts many internal Palestinian-Israeli refugees from al-Damun, Mia'r, al-Birwa, and al-Ruways.
Village clans or hamolas We are aware of the following extended families: Rayan, Hamoud, Taha, Ibrahim, Taha Mi'ar, Habi, Uthman, 'Ashkar, Sharari, 'Akari, Badran, and Bouqa'i.
Land ownership
before occupation
Ethnic Group Land Ownership (Dunums)
Arab 10,336
Jewish 0
Public 3
Total 10,339
Land usage in 1945
Land Usage Type Arab (Dunum)
Irrigated & Plantation 1,065
Area planted w/ olives 440
Planted W/ Cereal 5,539
Built up 56
Cultivable 6,604
Non-Cultivable 3,679
Usurped Land as of 1972 6,739 Dunums
before occupation
Year Population
1922 365
1931 457
1945 560
1948 588
1949 1,251
1961 1,900
1987 4,800
1995 7,134
1999 10,000
2002 8,710
2007 10,072
Number of houses In (1931): 100
Town's name through history The romans referred to it by 'Chabalon', and the Crusades called 'Cabor'.
Schools Before Nakba, there was no schools, but after Nakba the village had 3 elementary schools, one middle school, and one high school.
Religious institutions Currently, Kaboul has three mosques.
Nearby wadies & rivers Wadi al-Halazoun localed northwest of the village.
Exculsive jewish colonies on town's lands No settlements were built on village lands, however, most of the sarounding village's lands confiscated by the Israeli government for forestry purposes.
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Bibliography and References


Display Name Clan/Hamolah Country of Residence
ايمن ريان - كابول
عمر عصفور عصفور اسرائيل, اسرائيل
Badera Ryan - -
وطن - كابول
Intisar Ashkar Ibrahim Palestine, Palestine
Taha Ashkar - Palestine, Palestine
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