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In Qalqilya, local zoo is ready for the international spotlight

June 23, 2016

Qalqilya is mostly known for being surrounded on all sides by the occupation wall, with only one crowded checkpoint left for residents to enter and exit the city. But Qalqilya has another claim to fame: its live-animal zoo, taxidermy museum and educational center, run by Dr. Sami Khader.







In Qalqilya, local zoo is ready for the international spotlight
In Qalqilya, local zoo is ready for the international spotlight

Israel says it "mistakenly" killed 15-year-old Palestinian boy
Israel says it "mistakenly" killed 15-year-old Palestinian boy

Citing heightened security tensions, Israel approves additional $18.6 million to expand settlements in West Bank
Citing heightened security tensions, Israel approves additional $18.6 million to expand settlements in West Bank



Palestine mourns a dear friend, Jo Cox, British Labour MP murdered last Thursday in West Yorkshire
Palestine mourns a dear friend, Jo Cox, British Labour MP murdered last Thursday in West Yorkshire

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The "French initiative" offers new multilateral approach to Israel-Palestine peace process
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In Qalqilya, local zoo is ready for the international spotlight

Qalqilya is mostly known for being surrounded on all sides by the occupation wall, with only one crowded checkpoint left for residents to enter

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