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Welcome To Wadi Qabbani - وادي قباني (ואדי קבאני)

District of Tulkarm
Ethnically cleansed days ago

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Statistic/Fact Value
Israeli occupation date March 1, 1948
Distance from district center 12 (km) Northwest of Tulkarm
Elevation from the sea 25 (meters)
Map location See location number #8 on the map
Israeli military operation Coastal Clearing
Exodus Cause Expulsion by Jewish troops
Village remains after destruction by Israelis Wadi Qabbani was completely obliterated.
Ethnically cleansed by Israelis Wadi Qabbani inhabitants were completely ethnically cleansed.
Land ownership before occupation
Ethnic Group Land Ownership (Dunums)
Arab 427
Jewish 9,276
Public 109
Total 9,812
Land usage in 1945
Land Usage Type Arab (Dunum) Jewish (Dunum)
Area planted w/ citrus 0 46
Planted W/ Cereal 408 8,057
Cultivable 408 8,103
Non-Cultivable 128 1,173
Population
before occupation
Year Population
1945 320
1948 371
Est. Refugees 1998 2,282
Archeological sites Wadi Qabbani contains Khirbat al-Shaykh Husayn, which had artifacts dating to the Roman period.
Exculsive jewish colonies on town's lands Kibbutz ha-'Ogen
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Town Today

According to the Palestinian historian Walid Khalidi, the village remaining structures on the village land are:
The village houses are gone. Two Christ's-thorn trees grow next to the former cemetery , which has been converted into a children's playground belonging to the kibbutz. No traces of the cemetery can be discerned