Map of areas in the Jordan Valley and the northern Dead Sea closed to Palestinians, May 2011

Map of areas in the Jordan Valley and the northern Dead Sea closed to Palestinians, May 2011

from B’Tselem by saritm

77.5 percent of the land in the Jordan Valley and the northern Dead Sea has been taken over by Israel, which has prevented Palestinians from building on or using the land or remaining there. Twelve percent of the area has been allocated for settlements, including the entire northern shore of the Dead Sea. Israel’s policy has cut up the Palestinian spatial sphere and isolated Palestinian communities in the area. More on the topic

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