Sheikh Ijlin

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Sheikh Ijlin
الشيخ عجلين
Sheikh Ajleen
Sheikh Ijlin is located in Gaza Strip
Sheikh Ijlin
Sheikh Ijlin
Location in Gaza Strip
Coordinates: 31°30′48.1″N 34°25′41.3″E / 31.513361°N 34.428139°E / 31.513361; 34.428139
Country  Palestine
Governorate Gaza Governorate
City Gaza
Time zone EET (UTC+2)
 • Summer (DST) +3 (UTC)

Sheikh Ijlin (Arabic: الشيخ عجلين‎) is a neighborhood in southern Gaza City near the coastal road.[1] On November 18, 2002, the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) attacked the neighborhood, destroying the offices of the Preventive Security Force of the Palestinian National Authority.[2]