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Palestine | State of Palestine | دولة فلسطين | Dawlat Filasṭin (Arabic)

Capital: East Jerusalem

Largest city: East Jerusalem (564,306)

Official languages: Arabic

Other languages: Hebrew

Religions: Orthodox Christianity (33.4%), Ishmaelism (32.7%), Judaism (13.5%), Samaritanism (5.8%), Mandeism (5.6%), Catholic Christianity (4.1%), Others (1.2%), Non-religious (3.7%)

Demonym: Palestinian

Government: National authority | Federal parliamentary

President: Mattah Abbas

Prime Minister: Rami Hamdallah

Legislature: National Council

Sovereignty disputed with Israel

-Declaration of Independence: November 15, 1988

-UN resolution: November 29, 2012

Area: 6,221 sq km

Population (2014): 4,550,368

Currency: Israeli new shekel (ILS) | Arabian dinar (ABD)

Internet TLD: .ps

History of Palestine

Prehistory

Jericho

Ancient Palestine

Phoenicia (c. 1200 BC - c. 539 BC)

Confederated Tribes of Israel (c. 1200 BC - c. 1030 BC)

Philistia (c. 1175 BC - c. 722 BC)

United Kingdom of Israel (c. 1030 BC - c. 930 BC)

Kingdom of Israel (c. 930 BC - c. 720 BC)

Kingdom of Judah (c. 930 BC - c. 586 BC)

Babylonian province (c. 586 BC - c. 539 BC)

Yehud Medinata (c. 539 BC - c. 332 BC)

Classical Antiquity

Macedonian rule (c. 332 BC - c. 305 BC)

Ptolemaic rule (c. 305 BC - c. 198 BC)

Seleucid rule (c. 198 BC - c. 141 BC)

Hasmonean Kingdom (c. 140 BC - c. 37 BC)

Herodian Kingdom (c. 37 BC - c. 4 BC)

Tetrarchy of Judea (c. 4 BC - c. 6 AD)

Judea, Roman province (c. 6 - c. 135)

Syria-Palaestina, Roman province (c. 135- c. 390)

Palaestina, Roman province (c. 390-c. 646)

Commonwealth of Judah (c. 614 - c. 625)

Middle Ages

Pahlavian rule (646-878)

Peshmurian rule (878-969)

Brief Roman rule (970-1018)

Almohad rule (1018-1085)

Seljukian rule (1085-1099)

Kingdom of Jerusalem (1099-1187 / 1191-1291)

Yazidi rule (1187-1258)

Sultanate of Damascus (1258-1516)

Early Modern

Exarchate of Palestine (1517-1918)

Modern Palestine

British Mandate (1920-1948)

Arab-Israeli conflict (since 1948)

Arabian West Bank (1948-1967)

All-Palestine Government (1948-1959)

Egyptian Gaza Strip (1959-1967)

Israeli occupation (1967-1988)

Palestinian Declaration of Independence (1988)

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