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last updated Feb. 9, 2007
Ramallah is governorate or regional council in West Bank (Occupied Palestinian Territories)
Population
YearPopulationAreaRegion
2007279,730West Bank (Occupied Palestinian Territories)
1997213,582855 sq kmWest Bank (Occupied Palestinian Territories)
196788,877770.3 sq kmWest Bank (Occupied Palestinian Territories)
194547,280686564Palestine
193139,062542 sq kmPalestine
192230,005Palestine
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Originally established as an agricultural town in the 1500s by Christian Arabs from present day Jordan, Ramallah was officially declared a city in 1908. Ramallah has experience... More
Leadership
Said Abu Ali, Governor, FatehLaila Ghannam, Governor, FatehAhmad al-Khatib, Governor Assistant, 
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News on Ramallah
Israel expands West Bank hunt for missing teens, Palestinian killed
Anti-Obama protesters scuffle with Palestinian police
BLOG: Politics, fun mark images of snow
Rare snowstorm paralyzes Jerusalem area and north
Flag-waving Palestinians cheer Abbas for U.N. recognition win
Arafat exhumation set for Nov. 26 over poison report

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Ramallah reopens its Rotary club after 50 years
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PO Box 25047, Jerusalem 97300
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