Hamra, Bik'at HaYarden
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Hamra (Hebrew: חַמְרָה, lit. Red Soil) is a moshav and Israeli settlement in the West Bank. Located in the Jordan Valley and covering 3,500 dunams, it falls under the jurisdiction of Bik'at HaYarden Regional Council. In 2017 it had a population of 126.
According to ARIJ, Israel confiscated land from two nearby Palestinian villages in order to construct Hamra; 1,370 dunams of land was taken from Furush Beit Dajan for the settlement, in addition to taking 192 dunams from them for a military checkpoint close to the settlement. Israel also confiscated some land from Beit Dajan for Hamra.
- "Localities File" (XLS). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. 2017. Retrieved 22 April 2019.
- "The Geneva Convention". BBC News. 10 December 2009. Retrieved 27 November 2010.
- Furush Beit Dajan Village Profile, ARIJ, p. 15
- Beit Dajan Village Profile, ARIJ, p. 15