District of Beersheba


District of Beersheba

The District of Beersheba was an administrative district, situated in the British Mandate of Palestine around the city of Beersheba. After the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, the district disintegrated.

Depopulated settlements

al-Imara · al-Jammama · al-Khalasa · Auja al-Hafir


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