Hamra, Bik'at HaYarden
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Hamra (Hebrew: חַמְרָה, lit. Red Soil) is an Israeli settlement organized as a moshav 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 2018 it had a population of 175.
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.
- "Population in the Localities 2018" (XLS). Israel Central Bureau of Statistics. 25 August 2019. Retrieved 26 August 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