State of Palestine

De jure state in the Middle East

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Palestine, officially the State of Palestine, is a de jure sovereign state in Western Asia claiming the West Bank and Gaza Strip with East Jerusalem as the designated capital, although its administrative center is currently located in Ramallah. The entirety of territory claimed by the State of Palestine has been occupied by Israel since the Six-Day War in 1967. Palestine has a population of 4,816,503 as of 2016, ranked 123rd in the world.

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RAMALLAH - Palestinian president Mahmud Abbas has fired all of his advisers, his office said Monday, amid a financial crisis in the occupied West Bank that has..
3 days ago • WorldNews

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A new intifada could erupt in the occupied West Bank as a result of the political and economic crisis in the area, a secret Palestinian...
3 days ago • WorldNews
Israeli forces opened fire at a group of Palestinian gunmen as they tried to cross the Gaza border, the military said on Sunday and Palestinian health officials..
Credit: Reuters - Published 4 days ago

Israel said it opened fire on armed Palestinians on Gazaโ€™s border overnight and Hamasโ€™s health ministry reported three dead Sunday, the latest in a series of..
Credit: France 24 - Published 4 days ago

JERUSALEM/GAZA - Israeli forces opened fire at a group of Palestinian gunmen as they tried to cross the Gaza border, the military said on Sunday and Palestinian..
Credit: Reuters - Published 4 days ago

Citing "racist treatment" andย "oppressive conditions," Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., who is of Palestinian descent said she will not be going to the West Bank to..
Credit: USATODAY.com - Published 6 days ago

Israeli police shot dead a Palestinian driver they said had carried out a car-ramming attack on Friday that injured two Israeli civilians in the occupied West..
Credit: Reuters - Published 6 days ago

Israel decided on Friday to allow U.S. congresswoman Rashida Tlaib - a critic of Israeli policy toward the Palestinians - to visit family in the occupied West..
Credit: Reuters - Published 6 days ago

WEST BANK: Palestine has warned the United States not to โ€œplay with fireโ€ by endorsing an Israeli scheme to annex the settlements the regime has constructed..
1 week ago • WorldNews

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