Ramallah

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Ramallah (Arabic: رام اللهAbout this sound   Rāmallāh) (literally "Height of God")[2] is a Palestinian city in the central West Bank located 10 kilometers (6 miles) north of Jerusalem, adjacent to al-Bireh. It currently serves as the administrative capital of the Palestinian National Authority. With a population of nearly 25,500,[3] Ramallah was historically a Christian town, but today Muslims form the majority of the population, with a strong Christian minority.

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