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  Israel Police   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
It was the growing political importance of Jerusalem as the national capital and the increase of security and terrorist incidents (especially during the Arab Intifada [uprising] of the 1980s), that brought about the 1991 decision to make the city a separate Police District (until then it had been part of Southern District).
Jerusalem District has no Sub-Districts, but three large regional police stations: Moriah in the south, Zion in the north, and David in Jerusalem's Old City.
The extraordinary sensitivity of the area of the Temple Mount, Wailing Wall, and El Aqsa and Dome of the Rock Mosques, compels the District to bring in special forces for the Moslem Friday prayers and for the whole Moslem holy month of Ramadan.
www.police.gov.il /english/AboutUs/Structure/01_en_jerusalem.asp   (369 words)

  1997: The Year That Was
Although most publications are cognizant of the troubled genealogy of the Jerusalem part of their data, the figures nonetheless become part and parcel of national meaning-making industries, begging the question as to the kinds of relationships that come to bear upon the city and its representation.
The Jerusalem district differs significantly from the rest of the West Bank in the poverty index.
As part of the foreign philanthropic initiatives that drove at least one-third of Jewish urbanization in Jerusalem in the late nineteenth and early twentieth century, neighborhoods were built for instance for Yemenite Jews in Silwan (1882) and in Al-Thuri (1888).
www.jerusalemquarterly.org /1998/jqf1/1997.html   (4630 words)

 Jerusalem District - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Jerusalem District is one of six administrative districts of Israel.
Its land area is 652 square km (including East Jerusalem, annexed by Israel in 1967).
Notes: (1) This district is not recognized by the UN and most nations (as being part of the state of Israel).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jerusalem_District   (96 words)

 Jerusalem - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jerusalem is generally regarded by Muslims as the location of the third holiest site in Islam, and the city was the original Qibla (direction of prayer) for Muslims prior to Mecca.
Jerusalem is situated in 31°46′45″N, 35°13′25″E, upon the southern spur of a plateau the eastern side of which slopes from 2,460 ft. above sea-level north of the Temple Mount to 2,130 ft. at the southeastern extremity.
Jerusalem is situated at a relatively high altitude and experiences cold, wet winters with an average of 9 °C. The average annual precipitation is about 600 mm (24 inches).
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Jerusalem   (5044 words)

Many of the issues within the District Court’s jurisdiction as a court of first instance will be given over to the Magistrates’ Courts, other than jurisdiction in regard to serious criminal offences and certain civil matters.
In 1997 a Bill was submitted to the Knesset which proposes that District Courts serve as Administrative Courts, and rule on matters that are at present within the jurisdiction of the Supreme Court.
Interim decisions of the District Court in civil matters are also appealable to the Supreme Court where leave to appeal has been granted by a Supreme Court justice.
elyon1.court.gov.il /eng/rashut/maarechet_2.html   (604 words)

 List of Medical Providers, Tax Consultants and List of Attorneys - Jerusalem   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
The Consular district of the American Consulate General in Jerusalem comprises the city of Jerusalem and the West Bank.
The Consular district of the American Consulate General in Jerusalem comprises the city of Jerusalem, the West Bank and the Gaza Strip.
Legal Advisor for the PLO on Jerusalem, Legal advisor and member of Palestinian delegation to the International Court of Justice in the Hague, on the Separation Barrier issue.
jerusalem.usconsulate.gov /jerusalem/citizen_services/medical_info.html   (4996 words)

 Ultra-Orthodox protesters renew riots against gay pride march - Haaretz - Israel News
The riots erupted in the ultra-Orthodox Mea Shearim neighborhood of Jerusalem.
Written as a mock obituary, the posters were found in the Ultra-Orthodox neighborhood of Mea Shearim and claimed Jerusalem District Police commander, Major General Ilan Franco, was the grandson of the commander of the Treblinka extermination camp and that they would share the same fate.
Major General Ilan Franco, Jerusalem district police commander, on Thursday said that the decision on whether to allow a gay pride parade to go ahead in Jerusalem next week will not be affected by the recent clashes in the capital.
www.haaretz.com /hasen/spages/783633.html   (986 words)

 Jerusalem District
Palestinian Jerusalemites are currently prevented from using more than 86% of the land in Occupied East Jerusalem and, except for a limited amount of use by Palestinians with Israeli citizenship, are prohibited from using any land in West Jerusalem.
The Occupied City of Jerusalem has witnessed an increasingly aggressive campaign by the occupation forces aimed at prejudicing the status of Jerusalem by limiting Palestinian development and propagating Israeli settlements.
Before 1948, Lifta village was located northwest of Jerusalem on the road linking the city to Jaffa and was surrounded by the villages of Ein Karem, Al Malha, Deir Yaseen, Qaloonia, Beit Iksa, Beit Hanina, and Shua’fat area.
www.orienthouse.org /ff/Reports/settlement_update_2.html   (2118 words)

 yosib Jerusalem District Travel Page - VirtualTourist.com
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The newest hotel in Jerusalem Starting from $124 per night
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 POICA-A new racist Israeli crime in Jerusalem District
It is the largest Muslim cemetery in Jerusalem with an estimated area of 200 dunums.
In January, 2006 Israeli newspapers reported the intent of the Israeli government to build the “Tolerance Museum” in the city of Jerusalem atop the remaining lands of Ma’man Allah cemetery which was a clear indication of Israel’s determination to finish off the remaining of this centuries old cemetery.
It is the same racist Israeli institute (the Municipality of occupied Jerusalem) that canceled a 25 year old road that links between the Gethsemane Garden in Kidron valley and Ras Almud on mount olives under the pretext that the road goes through a Jewish cemetery.
www.poica.org /editor/case_studies/view.php?recordID=773   (1919 words)

 Jerusalem Archives — August 1948 — Mezuzah for District Court   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-11)
A Jewish policeman fixes a mezuza to the doorframe of the Jerusalem District Court with the butt of his pistol prior to the Israel's first trial.
Dov Joseph is appointed Military Governor of Jerusalem.
The fledgling Jewish State juggles the idea of declaring Jerusalem the capital and an integral part of Israel, against the need to be recognized and admitted to the United Nations.
www.jerusalem-archives.org /period5/5-2.html   (307 words)

 Jerusalem 24hourbooking.com - Hotel Reservations -
The Palatin Hotel Jerusalem is a family hotel in the centre of Jerusalem.
The Sheraton Jerusalem Plaza is within walking distance of both the Old City and modern Jerusalem, and approximately 30 miles from Tel Aviv Airport....
The Park Plaza Jerusalem is located at the entrance to the city near the Beit Hakarem neighborhood, and is approximately 31 miles from Ben Gurion International...
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 Recent and General Maps of Palestine
This section provides a comprehensive visual illustration of the land in conflict.
The maps are categorized as: historical, general, Jerusalem and partition plans and proposals.
Landownership in Palestine and the UN Partition Plan, 1947
www.jerusalemites.org /maps.htm   (279 words)

 Satellite View of Jerusalem - القدس ...
To add locations to other districts, click on the desired district name in the left panel.
Bayt Umm al-Mays - بيت أم الميس, Jerusalem
Ism Allah, Khirbat - خربة إسم الله, Jerusalem
www.palestineremembered.com /Jerusalem/SatelliteView.html   (1086 words)

 Jerusalem District Travel Guide - Vacations - VirtualTourist.com
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huge range of jerusalem hotels No reservation fee.
Plan a Jerusalem District vacation with reviews, tips and photos posted by real travelers and Jerusalem District locals.
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