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al-Mansura المنصوره - אל-מנצורה -

District of Acre
Ethnically cleansed days ago


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Picture for al-Mansura Village - Palestine: : church of yohanna maronite no.2
Statistic/Fact Value
Israeli occupation date November 1, 1948
Distance from district center 29 (km) Northeast of Acre
Elevation from the sea 675 (meters)
Map location See location number #7 on the map
Israeli military operation Hiram
Israeli attacking brigade Possibly Carmeli Brigade
Exodus Cause Expulsion by Jewish troops
Village remains after destruction by Israelis al-Mansura was mostly destroyed with the exception of its partially destroyed church.
Ethnically cleansed by Israelis al-Mansura inhabitants were completely ethnically cleansed.
Land ownership before occupation
Ethnic Group Land Ownership (Dunums)
Arab 26,619
Jewish 0
Public 7,394
Total 34,013
before occupation
Year Population
1931 688
1945 2,300
Number of houses
Year Number of houses
1931 129
Religious institutions One Church
Archeological sites Two khirbas which contain building foundations, presses, cisterns, and the remains of an old fort.
Exculsive jewish colonies on town's lands Netu'a, Elqosh, Biranit, Mattat, and Abbirim.
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