Travel & Tourism

Palestinian bloggers see local tourism as defiance

In this Tuesday, April 28, 2020 photo, a sign in Arabic reads "the old town, the municipality of Kufr Aqab, ministry of local government, the state of Palestine," on a road in the West Bank village of Kufr Aqab. As the coronavirus pandemic gathered strength in April, community leaders in Kufr Aqab, a Palestinian neighborhood on the outskirts of Jerusalem, tried to impose lockdown and quarantine measures to protect residents. The problem: There are no police. Kufr Aqab is within city boundaries d

 

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