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netanya

city, west-central Israel. It lies on the Mediterranean coast, 19 miles (30 km) north of Tel Aviv-Yafo. Because of its proximity to the West Bank, the city was a frequent target of bombings by Palestinian terrorists at the beginning of the 21st century.

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Encyclopedia Britannica, 2008. Encyclopedia Britannica Online.
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