A Short Introduction To The Philately Of Palestine

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post offices in Palestine: area map for (15) Azun Azun
عزون
Azzon, Azzun
Pop.: 7,821
Govern.: Qal
Opened: 1956
PO Number: 806
Postcode: 350
32°11' N, 35°03' E
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Agricultural village 8 km E of Qalqilya with 7,821 residents (2007 Census, 1997: 5,867), the second largest municipaliry of Qalqilya Governorate. Nearest other PNA offices are Jayyus to the N and Kafr Thulth to the S. Jordanian authorities operated a post office (upgraded from a postal agency on 6.06.1966) from 1956(exact date?) . A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 5.09.1968. The PNA office is next to the Youth Center.
عــزون / AZUN / 1 III a4.03.2013
37.10
Oval 37.10x34.40. (11) with new datebridge, deformed. (425)
post offices in Palestine: area map for (18) Bani Suheyla Bani Suheyla
بني سهيله
Bani Sehaela, Bani Suheila, Bani Suhayleh, Bani Suhayla
Pop.: 32,773
Govern.: Kha
Opened: 1982
Postcode: 940
31°21' N, 34°20' E
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City about 2 km E of Khan Yunis towards Abssan with a population of 32,773 (2006 estimate, 1997 Census: 23,016). The post office is situated on Al-Awda street near the Hamza mosque. A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 8.02.1968.
بنـي سـهيللا / Bani Suhayla III j26.02.2013
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Oval 36.30x35.30. (421)
post offices in Palestine: area map for (22) Beit Hanun Beit Hanun
بيت حانون
Beit Hanoun
Pop.: 32,187
Govern.: Gzn
Opened: 1995
Postcode: 810
31°32' N, 34°32' E
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City in the East of North Gaza Governorate, 5 km NE of Jabalya. There were 3,876 inhabitants in 1961, 20,780 in the 1997 Census, the 2006 midyear estimate is 32,187. Nearest other PNA post offices are in Jabalya Camp and Beit Lahia. A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 3.06.1973. The office moved to a newbuilt facility on 19.06.2011 (see MTIT)
بيت حانون / BEIT / HANUN II dx26.02.2013
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Oval 29.00x28.50. size??. (423)
post offices in Palestine: area map for (44) Deir el Balah Deir el Balah
ديرالبلح
Deir El Balah, Dir Elbalah, Deir Al-Balah
Pop.: 49,751
Govern.: Deb
Opened: 1948
Postcode: 920
31°25' N, 34°21' E
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Seat of the Governorate with 49,751 inhabitants in 2006 (mid-year estimate) and 42,839 in the 1997 Census. The neighbouring refugee camp has a further 12,004 residents. The post office is situated on al-Shuhadaa street opposite the Cairo-Amman bank. The town's first post office was opened in 1948 under Egyptian rule (TPO postmark). A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 20.07.1967.
ديرالبلح / Dir El Balah / 1 III b T10.03.2013
38.30
Oval 38.30x37.80. (420)
post offices in Palestine: area map for (49) Gaza, Central Sorting Gaza, Central Sorting
غزة - الفرزالمركزي
Gaza, Central Sorting
Pop.: n/a
Govern.: Gaz
Opened: -
Postcode: 860
31°33' N, 34°27' E
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Central sorting facilty, situated in the Omar al-Mukhtar office.
البريـد المسجـل / غـزة / REGISTERED MAIL / GAZA V21.03.2013
38.50
Oval 38.50x38.00. (379) with "GAZA" excised?. (419)
الفـرز المر كـزي / غزة / Central Sorting / 4 V20.02.2013
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post offices in Palestine: area map for (62) Jabalya, Jabalya Camp Jabalya, Jabalya Camp
جباليا المعكر
Jabalia Camp, Jabalya Camp
Pop.: 93,455
Govern.: Gzn
Opened: 21.02.1999
Postcode: 819
31°32' N, 34°30' E
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Refugee camp, established in 1948, just N of Jabalia city in North Gaza Governorate. Residents in the 2006 mid-year estimate: 93,455, UNWRA estimates about 108,000 refugees in and around the actual camp. ## Egyptian office? 1962
جباليا المعسكر / JABALYA CAMP III j10.03.2013
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Oval 33.80x32.10. deformed. (422)
post offices in Palestine: area map for (64) Jenin Jenin
جنين
Jenin
Pop.: 39,004
Govern.: Jen
Opened: 1904
PO Number: 701
Postcode: 200
32°28' N, 35°18' E
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City with adjacent refugee camp (established in 1953), muhfaza, with a population of 49,375 (39,004+10,371) according to the 2007 Census, whereas in 1997 it stood at 35,754 (26,650 + 9,104). The first PO was opened by Ottoman authorities in 1904. Jordanian authorities operated a post office (district main PO) from ### and also a postal agency existed in Jenin Camp from 21.08.1966. A post office under control of the Israeli military occupation forces existed from 17.07.1967.
جــنـيـن / JENIN / 3 III a18.03.1996
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