Map of Palestine
Coat of arms
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Palestine (Arabic: فلسطين, romanized: Filasṭīn), officially the State of Palestine (Arabic: دولة فلسطين, romanized: Dawlat Filasṭīn), is a country in western Asia which has about 5 million inhabitants.
The capital is Ramallah. However, the Palestinians consider East Jerusalem as their capital. The largest city is Gaza City and other major cities are Hebron and Nablus.
The areas claimed by the Palestinian state are the Gaza Strip, the West Bank and East Jerusalem. The Gaza Strip borders the Mediterranean Sea to the west, Egypt to the south and Israel to the north and east. The West Bank borders Jordan to the east and Israel to the north, south and west.
There are five turf zones in the country all belonging to the same and only region, Palestine. Four of these zones are counted as world heritage sites and one holy zone.
Year in parentheses indicates year of creation.
World Heritage Sites
- DomeOfTheRock (2015) - The first turf zone in the country.
Country specific medals
No country specific medals.