- n an ancient city in the West Bank to the north of Jerusalem; the home of Jacob in biblical times
- Jimmy Carter in guardian.co.uk
As Jimmy Carter wrote the other day: "It would be almost politically suicidal for members of Congress to espouse a balanced position between Israel and Palestine ...... Very few of them would ever deign to visit the cities of Ramallah, Nablus,...
- Salam Fayyad in Aljazeera.net
We condemn the Israeli military operation ongoing in Nablus and which was launched shortly after those in Gaza ,said Salam Fayyad, the Palestinian prime minister, during a meeting with religious leaders in Ramallah.
- Tony Blair in New York Times
Two years ago I couldn't have even gone to Nablus,said Tony Blair, the former British prime minister who serves as international envoy to the Palestinians, after a smooth visit this week. "Security is greatly improved, and the economy is...