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District of Safad
الدردارة - א-דרדארה
Ethnically cleansed days ago

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Statistic/Fact Value
Israeli occupation date May 1, 1948
Distance from district center 13 (km) East of Safad
Elevation from the sea 75 (meters)
Map location See location number #58 on the map
Israeli military operation Operation Yiftach (commanded by the ethnic cleansing champion Yigal Allon)
Israeli attacking brigade The Palmach's First Battalion
Exodus Cause Military assault by Jewish troops
Village remains after destruction by Israelis The village has been completely obliterated
Ethnically cleansing by Israelis al-Dirdara was ethnically cleansed as a result of psychological warfare conducted on late April 1948.
Land ownership before occupation
Ethnic Group Land Ownership (Dunums)
Arab 4,443
Jewish 1,829
Public 89
Total 6,361
Population
before occupation
Year Population
1945 100
1948 360
Est. Refugees 1998 2,208
Exculsive jewish colonies on town's lands No settlements on village lands
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Town Today

According to the Palestinian historian Walid Khalidi, the village remaining structures on the village land are:
The site is a mound of stones and earth, overgrown with trees. There is a canal at the northern edge through which water flows in a north-south direction. The area around the site is cultivated

 

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