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Welcome To al-Muzayri'a - المزيرعة (אל-מזירעה)

District of al-Ramla
Ethnically cleansed days ago


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Picture for al-Muzayri'a Village - Palestine: : The Roman mausoleum #6, May 2002
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Statistic & Fact Value
Israeli occupation date July 12, 1948
Distance from district 15 (km) Northeast of al-Ramla
Elevation from the sea 110 (meters)
Map location See location #2 on the map

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Military Operation against town Operation Dani
Exodus Cause Military assault by Jewish troops
Village remains after destruction al-Muzayri'a was completely defaced, and only house rubble left behind.
Ethnically cleansing
by Israelis
al-Muzayri'a inhabitants were completely ethnically cleansed.
Pre-Nakba land ownership
Ethnic Group Land Ownership (Dunums)
Arab 9,042
Jewish 1,450
Public 330
Total 10,822
Land usage in 1945
Land Usage Type Arab (Dunum) Jewish (Dunum)
Area planted w/ citrus 953 383
Irrigated & Plantation 35 10
Planted W/ Cereal 5,895 1,057
Built up 25 0
Cultivable 6,883 1,450
Non-Cultivable 2,464 0
Year Population
1596 39
1922 578
1931 780
1945 1,160
1948 1,346
Est. Refugees 1998 8,263
Number of houses
Year Number of houses
1931 186
1948 320
Schools An elementary school for boys which was founded in 1919, and in 1945 it had an enrollment of 207 students.
Inhabitants place of origin In the 18th century, the village was settled by the al-Rumayh family, originally from Dayr Ghassana, Ramallah in the occupied West Bank.
Religious institutions A Roman mausoleum nearby the village (still standing) which was converted to a mosque dedicated to al-Nabi Yahya (John the Baptist who was born in 'Ayn Karim West of Jerusalem).
Archeological sites In addition to the Roman mausoleum/mosque, al-Muzayri'a had Khirbat Zikhrin, a Roman-Byzantine site, which was inhabited during the Mamluk and Ottoman periods.
Exculsive Jewish colonies
that usurped village lands
Nechalim and Mazor.
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Status of The Village Today

According to the Palestinian historian Walid Khalidi, all that remains of the village:
"The site is largely forested. While a few houses remain, most have been reduced to rubble. Cactuses and stone terraces are visible on the site."

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