Reportage: Hebron's Jewish Community: Hebron's Jewish Community

Jewish visitors tour Hebron's Jewish community and historical sites during the Haye Sarah Shabbat. Thousands of Jews, including a large number of settlers, come to Hebron for the Haye Sarah during which the story of Abraham purchasing the land and cave on which stands the Tomb of the Patriarchs is read. Some six hundred Jews live in the heart of Hebron's old city surrounded by over 160,000 Palestinian inhabitants.Hebron, Israeli Occupied Palestinian TerritoriesPhoto © J.B. Russell
Hebron's Jewish Community, November 2007

Jewish visitors tour Hebron's Jewish community and historical sites during the Haye Sarah Shabbat. Thousands of Jews, including a large number of settlers, come to Hebron for the Haye Sarah during which the story of Abraham purchasing the land and cave on which stands the Tomb of the Patriarchs is read. Some six hundred Jews live in the heart of Hebron's old city surrounded by over 160,000 Palestinian inhabitants. 

Hebron, Israeli Occupied Palestinian Territories 

Photo © J.B. Russell