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UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs

October 2005

Closed Villages Project - Villages isolated from their natural centers Palesti nians wi thout permits (the l arge majority of the popul ati on)

D D

Tulkarm Qalqiliya

Nablus

# Salfit#

Closures

Hebron 3 cluster

Jenin

P# ¹ º #

In 2000, Palestinians from this cluster could access Yatta by car in 15 minutes, in 2005 they are prohibited from using road 317 and must walk over1 km and find alternative transport for # # # # # ## ## # D # #into # # the remaining # 8km Yatta. DD # P#

# # ## #D # Ramallah/Al Bireh Jericho Jerusalem Bethlehem

¹ º

"

/ # # villages are inaccessible # These# by car

Village Ar Rifa'iyya Ad Deirat

Ç ¬

Checkpoint

# #

Earthmound

Ç ¬

Partial Checkpoint

D

Road Gate

" /

Roadblock

P ¹ º

Under / Overpass

Population 304 367

Constructed Barrier Projected Barrier Under Construction

# # 671 # #

Total Population:

Prohibited Roads

Hebron # #

Partially Prohibited Restricted Use

# #

Comparing situations Pre-Intifada and August 2005

Totally Prohibited

Hebron

" /

Year 2000

# D#

# ### # # ## # #

# #

# 15 #

# #

D

# #

Palestinian localities

# # # / # " # # # # # #

Natural center # D # Access routes

Road used today

# # # ## ## ## D#

Road prior to Intifada

" /

D

# ## #

" / # # # #

80 81 D# #82 83 #

# # # #

Closed Villages

" / " /

50

August 2005

Localities

" /

" /

## #

Travel Time (min)

# #

84 # #

85

#

78 # #79

Yatta

Ar Rifa'iyya

# #

Ad Deirat

77 # # 76

317

# #

86

O C H A

Az Zuweidin

# # # # # #

# #

Closure mapping is a work in progress. Closure data is collected by OCHA field staff and is subject to change. Maps will be updated regularly. Cartography: OCHA Humanitarian Information Centre - October 2005 Base data: OCHA update August 2005

For comments contact <ochaopt@un.org> Tel. +972 (02) 582-9962 http://www.ochaopt.org

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85

At Tuwani

0

1

2

Mantiqat Shi'b al Batin

3 Kilometers

6

84

# #

Qawawis Khirbet Sarura

The designations employed and the presentation of material on this map do not imply the expression of any opinion whatsoever on the part of the Secretariat of the United Nations concerning the legal status of any country, territory, city or area or of its authorities, or concerning the delimitation of its frontiers or boundaries.

Closed village cluster Hebron 3 #

http://www.ochaopt.org/documents/ClosedVillages_Hebron3Cltr_Oct05  

http://www.ochaopt.org/documents/ClosedVillages_Hebron3Cltr_Oct05.pdf

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