Al-Ittihad, Ramallah

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Al-Ittihad
Other transcription(s)
 • Arabic الاتحاد
Al-Ittihad is located in the Palestinian territories
Al-Ittihad
Al-Ittihad
Location of Al-Ittihad within the Palestinian territories
Coordinates: 31°58′00.33″N 35°06′06.76″E / 31.9667583°N 35.1018778°E / 31.9667583; 35.1018778Coordinates: 31°58′00.33″N 35°06′06.76″E / 31.9667583°N 35.1018778°E / 31.9667583; 35.1018778
Governorate Ramallah & al-Bireh
Founded 1997
Government
 • Type Municipality
 • Head of Municipality Faisal Bazzar[1]
Population (2007[2])
 • Jurisdiction 6,803
Website http://www.ittihad-mun.org/

Al-Ittihad (Arabic: الاتحاد‎ meaning "the Union") is a Palestinian town in the Ramallah and al-Bireh Governorate, created in 1997 as a merger of three towns Beitillu, Deir 'Ammar and Jammala. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, it had a population of approximately 6,803 in 2007.[2]

Beitillu[edit]

Main article: Beitillu

Beitillu (Arabic: بيتللو‎) is a Palestinian town located in the Ramallah and al-Bireh Governorate in the northern West Bank, 19 kilometers Northwest of Ramallah. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics, it had a population of approximately 3,083 in mid-year 2006[3]

Deir 'Ammar[edit]

Main article: Deir 'Ammar

Deir 'Ammar (Arabic: دير عمار‎) is a Palestinian town in the Ramallah and al-Bireh Governorate, located 17 kilometers Northwest of Ramallah in the northern West Bank. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS), the town had a population of 2,414 inhabitants in mid-year 2006.[3]

Jammala[edit]

Main article: Jammala

Jammala (Arabic: جمّالا‎) is a Palestinian town in the Ramallah and al-Bireh Governorate, located 18 kilometers Northwest of Ramallah in the northern West Bank. According to the Palestinian Central Bureau of Statistics (PCBS), the town had a population of 1,453 inhabitants in mid-year 2006.[3]

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