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Safsaf was a Palestinian village that was captured by Israel during the 1948 Arab-Israeli war.

DistrictDistrict of Safad
Location7 km northwest from Safad
Israeli occupation dateOctober 29, 1948
Israeli military operationOperation Hiram
Israeli attacking brigade?
Remaining population after occupation0
Remaining structures after occupationA few houses
1596 1931 1945
138 662 910
Number of houses1931: 124, 1947: 214
Historical names
Caananite name n/a
Roman name Safsofa
Crusader name n/a
Israeli settlement(s)ha-Shahar, Bar Yochay
Public structuresA mosque, a shrine, a school

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