Palestine (disambiguation)

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Palestine is located in Asia
  Borders of the State of Palestine (West Bank and Gaza Strip)
  Borders of Mandatory Palestine
  Historical boundaries of Roman Syria Palaestina, where dashed green line shows the boundary between Byzantine Palaestina Prima (later Jund Filastin) and Palaestina Secunda (later Jund al-Urdunn), as well as Palaestina Salutaris (later Jebel et-Tih and the Jifar)

Palestine is a geographical and historical region in the Middle East. Based on the borders of Mandatory Palestine, the region today comprises primarily Israel, the West Bank, the Gaza Strip and small parts of Jordan.

Palestine may also refer to:

  • State of Palestine, a de jure sovereign state in the Levant declared by the Palestine Liberation Organization in 1988; with "non-member observer state" status in the United Nations since November 2012
  • Palestinian National Authority, an interim self-government body established to govern parts of the Palestinian territories since 1994.
  • Palestinian territories, also known as "Occupied Palestinian Territory" (oPt), officially applied by the international organizations to refer to Palestinian Authority between 1998 to 2012.

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  • Palestrina (anciently Praeneste), an ancient city and comune (municipality) with a population of about 18,000, in Lazio, c. 35 km east of Rome

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  • Palestina, a small hamlet within the community of Nijkerk

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