Jabalya

geographical name
Ja·​bal·​ya | \jə-ˈbäl-yə \
variants: or Jabalyah

Definition of Jabalya 

settlement in the northeastern part of the Gaza Strip population 123,000

Note: Jabalya was bombed by Israeli forces in January 2009 and is the site of a Palestinian refugee camp.

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