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Welcome To Ras Abu 'Ammar - رأس أبو عمار (ראס אבו עמאר)

District of Jerusalem
Ethnically cleansed days ago

العربية

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Picture for Ras Abu 'Ammar Village - Palestine: : حيث يمكن مشاهدة بيوت القريه . وتزامن تصير هذه الصوره في عام 1948 مباشره بعد احتلال القريه
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Statistic & Fact Value
Israeli occupation date October 21, 1948
Distance from district 14 (km) West of Jerusalem
Elevation from the sea 625 (meters) West
Map location See location #29 on the map

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Military Operation against town Operation ha-Har
Attacking Units Har'el Brigade
Exodus Cause Military assault by Jewish troops
Village remains after destruction Ras Abu 'Ammar was mostly destroyed and defaced.
Ethnically cleansing
by Israelis
Ras Abu 'Ammar inhabitants were completely ethnically cleansed.
Pre-Nakba land ownership
Ethnic Group Land Ownership (Dunums)
Arab 8,313
Jewish 0
Public 29
Total 8,342
Land usage in 1945
Land Usage Type Arab (Dunum)
Irrigated & Plantation 925
Area planted w/ olives 100
Planted W/ Cereal 2,791
Cultivable 3,716
Non-Cultivable 4,586
Population
Year Population
1931 488
1945 620
1948 719
Est. Refugees 1998 4,417
Number of houses In (1931): 106 (includes 'Ayn Hubin and'Aqqur)
Town's name through history The village may have been named after a local sage known as Shaykh Abu' Ammar, for whom the villager maintained a shrine/maqam for.
Schools The village had one elementary school for boys.
Shrines/maqams Ras Abu 'Ammar had several shrines including the one for al-Shaykh Abu' Ammar.
Nearby wadies & rivers And it is surrounded on three sides by the deep Wadi al-Sarar.
Archeological sites Khirbat Kafr Sum was inhabited during the Crusade period and also for some time in the 16th century.
Exculsive Jewish colonies
that usurped village lands
Tzur Hadassa
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