A Short Introduction To The Philately Of Palestine

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post offices in Palestine: area map for (10) Anabta Anabta
عنبتا
Anabta
Pop.: 7,329
Govern.: Tul
Opened: 1.01.1955
PO Number: 803
Postcode: 320
32°18' N, 35°07' E
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Agricultural town in Tulkarm Governorate, just S of Bala'a, and 20km E of Tulkarm itself. Population 7,329 (Census 2007, 1997: 5,435). Jordanian authorities operated a post office (upgrade from a postal agency on 26.03.1965) from 1.1.1955. A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 29.08.1967.
بريد عنبتا / ANABTA / POST / 803 VIII a27.09.2012
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post offices in Palestine: area map for (25) Beit Lid Beit Lid
بيت ليد
Bied Lid
Pop.: 4,994
Govern.: Tul
Opened: 2005
PO Number: 813
Postcode: 330
32°15' N, 35°08' E
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Agricultural municipality in Tulkarm Governorate, about 10 km SE of Tulkarm, and 12 km NW of Nablus. Population: 4,994 (Census 2007, 1997: 4,410). The PNA office is situated near town hall. Nearest other office is Anabta to the N. Jordanian authorities operated a postal agency from 2.01.1963.
مكتب بريد بيت ليد / BEIT LID III h30.09.2012
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post offices in Palestine: area map for (41) Al Dahrya Al Dahrya
الظاهرية
Al Thaherria, Adh Dhahiriya, Dahrya, ad-Dhahiriya, az-Zahiriya
Pop.: 28,776
Govern.: Heb
Opened: 2.01.1971
PO Number: 404
Postcode: 790
31°24' N, 34°58' E
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The third largest city in Hebron Governorate with 28,776 residents (Census 2007, 1997: 20,521), about 18 km SW of Hebron. Yatta to the E and Dura to the N are nearest other PNA offices. Jordanian authorities operated a postal agency between 13.02.1960 and 31.05.1967. A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 11.06.1974.
بريد الظاهرية / AL-DAHRYA / POST / 404 VIII a2.10.2012
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post offices in Palestine: area map for (59) Idhna Idhna
إذنا
Ithna, Idna
Pop.: 19,012
Govern.: Heb
Opened: 2004
PO Number: 414
Postcode: 760
31°33' N, 34°59' E
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Town just E of the Green Line and about 13 km W of Hebron. Population in the 2007 Census was 19,012 (1997: 13,527). Surrounding offices are Beit Ula, Tarqumya, and Dura. Jordanian authorities operated a postal agency between 16.07.1967 and January 1967 (?).
بريد اِذنا / IDHNA / POST / 414 VIII a1.10.2012
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post offices in Palestine: area map for (67) Kafr Kaddom Kafr Kaddom
كفرقدوم
Kefer Qaddom, Kafr Qaddum
Pop.: 2,908
Govern.: Qal
Opened: 11.03.2003
PO Number: 812
Postcode: 370
32°13' N, 35°09' E
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Village in Qalqilya Governorate, 16 km E of the muhfaza and 10 km W of Nablus. Popululation stans at 2,908 (Census 2007, 1997: 2,481). Surrounding offices are in Beit Lid, Deir Istiya, Azun, and Jayyus. Jordanian authorities operated a postal agency from 13.06.1963.
كـفرقـدوم / KAFR KADUM / POST / 812 VIII a27.09.2012
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post offices in Palestine: area map for (74) Kufel Haris Kufel Haris
كفل حارس
Kefl Hares, Kifl Haris, Kifl Hares
Pop.: 3,248
Govern.: Sal
Opened: 3.12.1976
PO Number: 304
Postcode: 395
32°07' N, 35°09' E
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Village in Salfit Covernorate, 4 km NW of the muhfaza and 15 km SW of Nablus. Population: 3,248 (Census 2007, 1997: 2,352). Offices in Deir Istiya and Bidya are neraest to this village. Jordanian authorities operated a postal agency from 26.01.1963. A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 3.03.1976.
كـفـل حارس / KUFEL HARIS / 1 III a12.01.2012
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post offices in Palestine: area map for (118) Saffa (West Ramallah) Saffa (West Ramallah)
صفّا 
(غرب را م الله)

Saffa
Pop.: 3,804
Govern.: Ram
Opened: 3.09.2012
Postcode: 699
31°54' N, 35°03' E
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Town about 18 km W of Ramallah with 3,802 inhabitants (Census 2010, 1997: 2,857). The postal agency was opened on 3.09.2012 in a ceremony attended by postal managers and local dignitaries. The sub-postmaster is Mr. Muhammad Karajeh.
وكالة بريد غرب را م الله / W.R.E.P. III j3.09.2012
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post offices in Palestine: area map for (93) Al Samou Al Samou
السموع
Al Samoa, Essamou, As Samu', Samu'a, as-Samu', as-Samu
Pop.: 19,649
Govern.: Heb
Opened: 5.11.1997
PO Number: 410
Postcode: 797
31°24' N, 35°04' E
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14 km S of Hebron with Yatta to the N and al-Dahrya to the W. Its population grew in size from 12,911 to 19,649 between the censuses of 1997 and 2007. Jordanian authorities operated a postal agency between 14.01.1963 and 4.06.1967.
الســموع / ١ / ES SAMOU / 1 III g27.09.2012
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post offices in Palestine: area map for (104) Tulkarm Tulkarm
طولكرم
Toolkerem, Tulkarem, Tul-Karm, Tul Qarem
Pop.: 21,300
Govern.: Tul
Opened: 1906
PO Number: 801
Postcode: 300
32°19' N, 35°02' E
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Governorate capital with (when including Tulkarm Camp & Dhinnaba) a population of 61,941 (Census 2007, 1997: 50,293), directly on the Green Line and now almost entirely surrounded by the Apatheid Wall. The first post office in the city opened under Ottoman rule in 1906. Jordanian authorities operated a post office (district main PO) from (date?)##. A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 16.07.1967. The nearest other post office is Nur Shams Camp (situated in East Dhinnaba) with Deir al-Gusun, Bala'a, Anabta, and Beit Lid further away.
بريد طولكرم / TULKARM POST / 1 III d10.09.2012
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بريد محافظة طولكرم / TULKARM / POST/ 801 VIII a11.04.2011
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