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Palestinian Territories

The Palestinian territories consist of the West Bank and the Gaza Strip, whose final status has yet to be determined. They were originally part of the British Mandate of Palestine, then captured and occupied by Jordan and by Egypt and later captured by Israel in the 1967 Six-Day War.

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well i live in ramallah,palistine the weather here is not really that cold its like in the 70s or high 60s there might be a slight chane of snow in the begging of february
That section is internationally recognized as a part of the sovereign state of Israel. It depends how the term "Palestine" is defined. If the question is referring to the former British Mandate of Palestine, then Jerusalem is de jure divided between the Sovereign State of Israel and the de jure ...
Russia is pro-palestinian mostly since the 1700's when t became the 'protector of orthodox christians. As for water distribution, Russia supports human rights and fair amounts of water is a human right.
The only city under Palestinian control with that situation isBethlehem. However, the cities of Jerusalem, Nazareth, andTiberias, which are under Israeli control also elicit controversybetween Christian and Muslim ethnic Palestinian Israelis(Arab-Israelis).
Answer 1 We think that's a great idea, and would solve a lot of problems that exist now because there are more borders and boundaries than necessary. In the same vein, we could put to rest another conflict that's been boiling for centuries now, by simply eliminating the unnecessary boundary...
The conflict has led to economic boycotts of Israel by numerous Arab States and Arab sympathizers. It has also led to Palestinian business and workers being unable to acquire Israeli capital and employment respectively. The Arab States also introduced a petroleum boycott to all Western countries in...
Whoever have a difficult obstacles if they are hungry an worriedconstantly about where they will sleep.
Answer 1 They were not exiled from Palestine; Jews live in Israel. Answer 2 After the Roman conquest, Jews continued to live, by the hundredsof thousands, throughout what is now Israel and what are now thePalestinian territories. Archaeological remains of their villagesare found throughout these...
Studies say that the west bank is part of both Europe and Asia.
There is no such conflict. Abraham and his grandson Israel were never in conflict according to the Bible. There is also no conflict between the patriarch Abraham and the Modern State of Israel.
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On October 7, 1985, four men representing the Palestine LiberationFront (PLF) hijacked the Italian MS ACHILLE LAURO liner offthe coast of Egypt, as she was sailing from Alexandria, Egypt toAshdod, Israel. The hijacking was masterminded by Muhammad Zaidan,leader of the Palestine Liberation Front....
The modern country of Israel was formed in 1948 within the borders of what had been the historic region of Palestine. The term had existed for two thousand years, ever since the Romans named it Syria-Palaestina as punishment for the Jewish Revolts.
Answer 1 The city of Jerusalem; more specifically East Jeruslam in thePalestinian Territory; is significant in a number of religioustraditions, including Abrahamic religions Judaism, Christianity,and Islam, which consider it a holy city. A. In Judaism Jerusalem has been the holiest city in Judaism...
Latin, as it had been conquered from the Eastern Roman (Byzantine) Empire by Islamic armies
Israel took control of the West Bank during the 1967 war.
Masjed Al-Aqsa Is A Major Landmark In Palestine
Horses were the dominant means of transportation and work for mostof the Ancient world... even to this day in many areas of theworld. Horses were used extensively for military operations andagricultural work. Horses were used to quickly convey messages fromone location to another; the Ancient Romans...
Biblical tradition says that Abraham travelled from the city of Ur in Mesopotamia to Palestine. Later, his descendants sojourned in Egypt before returning to Palestine. Scholars say that there is nothing in the Hebrew language or the early culture of Israel to suggest that the Israelites ever came...
Israel invaded the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip from December 2008to January 2009.
1) Gaza is under military occupation. Article 42 of the Hague Regulations stipulates, a "territory is considered occupied when it is actually placed under the authority of the hostile army," and that the occupation extends "to the territory where such authority has been established and can be...
Palestinians Arabs like Syrian Arabs, Lebanese Arabs etc... were Arabized during the 7th century during the Islamic conquest of the area. Therefore it can be said that although all Arabs share the same Islamic culture history and heritage they also have their own distinctive history culture and...
Answer . In 1947, two Security Council members, the United States and the Soviet Union, reached agreement that Palestine was to be divided. In November, a UN Special Committee on Palestine presented a report to the General Assembly, with a majority advocating division, but a minority advocating a...
this depends on which war , there were quite a few all won by Israel. ***************************************************************** Israel have won all the wars in the Israeli Palestinian conflict
There is nothing to fight on name and position of such people when we talk about CORRUPTION they ALL STANDS IN ONE LINE
He organised armed opposition to Israel following the success of Israeli arms in 1967.
The Gaza strip is significant because it is a place that is fought over by the Israelites and the people of the Middle East. A lot of fighting goes on in the Gaza strip.
it is now located/is still located in Israel. but there are two Bethlehem's, one in Pennsylvania and one in Israel.i hope this helps...
Wars are only important to the people it effects. Palestine wars are important to people living in SW Asia. They have to live there.
Yes and No. The Mandate of Palestine was merely the British Name for the land they occupied in the Southwestern Levantine region of the Middle East. There was no nation of Palestine or independent Governate of Palestine at any point in the prior 2000 years. When the Jewish population of the...
Moses led the Israelites OUT of Egypt. Joshua led them into the promised land (roughly where Israel is today).
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Palestinians are considered as stateless because Israel has taken their land that belongs in fact to Palestinians. And as America is the leader of the world, as it is also in the side of israel, it doesn't allow Palestine to be an independent state. Israel is trying to take all the land. As for...
Palestine sits in the confusing ambiguous space between being acountry and being a non-country. It has partial provisionalsovereignty and incomplete recognition. Its lands are designated asIsraeli-Occupied Territory, but not part of Israel proper.
It honestly depends on perspective. The Arabs claimed that theIsraelis started it for having the audacity to realize their dreamsfor creating an independent country. The Israelis claimed that theArabs started it for having the audacity to violently try torepress their dreams to create an independent...
There are a vast number of effects of the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict. The list below is not exhaustive. Israel . The existence of the State of Israel is a direct result of the Arab-Israeli Conflict . The Israeli War Budget and Compulsory Military Service . The Expansion of Israel from the...
There is no such thing. Perhaps the question refers to the Arab-Israeli Six Day War. If so, please see the Related Question below.
The ocean liner Achille Lauro was hijacked, or taken over onOctober 7, 1985. The only American, and person, killed during thetakeover was Leon Klinghoffer.
palestine entered the olympics in 1996
A number of countries support this view, not the least of which isIsrael itself, the "Jewish Homeland in Palestine". Israel is alsosupported primarily by the United States and other Westerncountries. However, tacit support, by way of recognition, has beengiven to Israel by all non-Islamic UN...
Israel was inherited by the Children of Israel shortly after the Exodus from Egypt in 1450 B.C.E. ... some 3,400 years ago. There has been a continuous Jewish presence in the land since then. The origin of a "Palestine" is more difficult to pin down. One authoritative "History of Palestine" ...
It is unclear if "Syro-Palestine" refers to the Roman Territory of Syria-Palaestina or is a term for the general Levant region. Regardless, it is part of Asia.
Firstly, Ehud Barak was a Prime Minister, not a President. He offered the Palestinians control over the entire Old City of Jerusalem (with a Jewish committee to oversee the Western Wall), something which has never been offered before or since to the Palestinians. This offer, although rejected by...
There are two understandings of the word "ownership". The first is the literal definition of possessing something. Therefore whatever persons, companies, organizations, or governments own something with proper title as viewed by recognized governments are those who have "ownership". (This is like...
Palestine is recognized as a non-member state by the UnitedNations.
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The Jews would disagree with the framing of the question. They did not want to take over part of Palestine's land, but rather they wanted to return to their historic homeland. It would be similar to the Cherokee Nation returning to what is today northeast Georgia and wanting to create a Cherokee...
Against all odds, the historical evidence for the viability of such a solution increases daily as more and more people in aggregate begin to realize that the take-all approach is in vain. A majority Palestinian youth begrudgingly accept Israel whereas their parents do not. A majority of young...
Answer . The kingdom was divided mainly because of Solomon's loss of favor with God. Specifically, Solomon's son Rehoboam was to be king after Solomon died, but a fellow named Jeroboam, with the backing of a great many Israelites, asked him what kind of king he would be (Solomon was known to have...
The Christians captured Palestine in the first Crusade
The Jews were forced to leave Palestine after an unsuccessful revolt against their Roman overlords, about 70 AD. They were scattered by the Romans to all points of the compass. Where ever they were they preserved their ethnic and religious identity, which often led to persecutions. The Jews never...
Those who stayed in Israel, or their grandchildren, are stillthere, working at jobs, running businesses, attending or buildingmosques, going to school, and voting or running for positions ingovernment. Those who 'escaped' to neighboring countries, or theirgrandchildren, are still there. Many are...
As far as I am aware, nobody has ever tried to eat a Palestinian.
Since Israel's modern inception in 1948, there have been a number of declared wars between Israel and surrounding countries, including at various times, Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon, Syria, and Saudi Arabia. There has never been a war between Palestine and Israel. The area now known as Israel was part of...
Israel is not currently at war (de facto). It maintains a de jure conflict with Hamas-controlled Gaza, Syria,Lebanon, Iran, and all Arab States with which it does not share aborder.
A: All that is left of Palestine are the two small Palestinian territories of the Gaza Strip and the West Bank (including West Jerusalem), with the state of Israel physically dividing them. Israel has removed its settlements from the already overcrowded Gaza Strip, but continues to build illegal...
They were the highest Jewish council in the first century. Theyexerted their authority in religious matters under the watchful eyeof the Romans.
In first century Palestine some of the jobs included: farming, fishing, carpentry, etc..
Yes. The Oslo Accords. However, no treaty that fully addresses even one of the major sticking points has been proffered and signed.
Answer 1 It's sad to say this. But, it's controlled by people who havenothing to do with the country. (Israel) Answer 2 It depends on what you mean by "Palestine". If you are referring tothe former British Mandate of Palestine, then, yes, the JewishState of Israel controls 78% of the territory...
Yes and No. The Israeli-Palestinian Conflict has its origins in theconfrontation between immigrant Zionist Jews or Yishuv in theMandate of Palestine and their interaction with the indigenousSettled Arabs or Fellahin in the 1920s and 1930s. Before thatpoint, the immigration into the land had been a...
President Obama said that The United States does not accept the legitimacy of continued Israeli and palestine agresions towards each other.
Yes and No. Palestine has two different definitions and Israel has two definitions. Palestine 1: All of the lands of the former British Mandate of Palestine. Palestine 2: All of the lands not under Israeli control in 1950 that serve as the basis for any current two-state proposal for the State...
Yes. It exists right now. The Palestinian Authority is the Palestinian State and the Modern State of Israel exists right next to it. Admittedly, they are not at peace, but you have both states.
Palestinians write in Arabic or (less commonly) Hebrew and do this according to the same guidelines practiced elsewhere in the Arab World and Israel respectively. Therefore they use those alphabets. They have no alphabet of their own.
The military wing of Hamas, the Izz ad-Din al-Qassam Brigades, is listed as a terrorist organization by Australian Authorities. Hamas has facilitated no violent action against Australia or Australian citizens as its main target remains Israel. However, an enemy of peace anywhere is an enemy of...
He became leader in 1969.
This question is meaningless. "Rate of Success" implies that there is something positive in conflict. There is no such thing and for those who glorify the struggle should look into the faces of families that have lost loved ones on both sides and tell them about how wonderful the conflict is.
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The Arab governments (until the mid 1970s) were not interested in a Palestinian State. Jordan's King Abdullah very proudly controlled the West Bank and Egypt created a puppet government to control Gaza before taking direct control afterward. The brunt of the reasons that the Palestinians are...
The main crops were wheat, olives, grapes and figs. They also grew some other kinds of grains like barley and millet.
A: Most such events go largely unremarked, particularly as most attention is drawn to more recent events such as Palestinian attacks on Jewish territory. The following are some of the atrocities which have been reported from the period immediately following the Israeli declaration of independence....
The West Bank is a kidney-bean shaped piece of land on the West Bank of the Jordan River, bordered on its east both by the river and by the Kingdom of Jordan. It is bordered on the north, south, and west by State of Israel. The West Bank also controls a quarter of the Dead Sea. The Gaza Strip is a...
...the Middle East. Specifically, the Gaza Strip is independent as a Hamas-controlled statelet and the West Bank is under Israeli Occupation.
Not at all similar to today - not a very pleasant place to live the politics were very different. The Sea of Galilee and the Dead Sea were larger - global warming and silting up of the Dead Sea has shrunk these bodies of water over recent years. The Sea of Galilee was prone to storms as it is today,...
Modern DNA studies show that the Palestinian people are indigenous to the region since prehistoric times.
The major obstacle to peace talks is the fundamental unwillingness and political inability of the Arab governments to acknowledge Israel's right to exist. It is likely that a palestinian state will be formed.
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Several times. Many wars were started against the (then) newly created state, such as the war of independence and the six day war. To this day, Palestinian terror organizations such as Hamas call for the destruction of Israel.
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Answer 1 They are fighting over who owns the land. The Israelis claim that the current territory was theirs a long time ago but they were forcibly removed. While they were gone, other people moved in who eventually called themselves Palestinians. The Palestinians also cleansed the remaining...
Historic or Mandatory Palestine. Rachel Corrie specifically died in the Palestinian Gaza Strip near the Egyptian border at Rafah.
Britain made a number of promises during World War I in an attempt to attract allies. In the Middle East, they made promises to Zionists and to Arabs. When World War I concluded, Britain had control of the Mandate of Palestine and thus they were able to retroactively buttress both the claims that...