Palestinian man smoking
Palestinian man smoking. A portrait of a Palestinian man smoking a cigarette in the old city of Hebron in the southern West Bank (Palestine).
The city of Hebron exemplifies the Israeli occupation of the West Bank. The Hebron Protocol of 1997 divided the city into two sectors. H1 sector, with a population of over 215,000 Palestinians, is controlled by the Palestinian Authority. H2 sector, representing 20% of the city, including 35,000 Palestinians, remained under Israeli military control.