What is the other name for Palestine?

What is the other name for Palestine?

What is another word for Palestine?
State of Palestinethe Holy Land
the Land of Israelthe Children of Israel
the State of IsraelZion

What is the old name of Palestine?


Can anyone leave Gaza?

Residents of Gaza are only allowed to travel to the West Bank in exceptional humanitarian cases, particularly urgent medical cases, but not including marriage. It is possible to travel from the West Bank to Gaza only if the person pledges to permanently relocating to Gaza.

Why is Gaza blockaded?

Israel imposed the blockade in 2007 after Hamas, an Islamic militant group that opposes Israel's existence, violently seized control of Gaza from the forces of the internationally recognized Palestinian Authority. ... Israel says the restrictions are needed to keep Hamas from building up its military capabilities.

Does Israel control Gaza electricity?

Almost all of Gaza's liquid fuel and about half of its electricity are supplied by Israel. The supply of petroleum is centrally located at one terminal on the border of the Gaza Strip.

Is Gaza part of Egypt?

From 1948, Gaza was occupied by an independent Egypt. ... In the 1967 Six-Day War, Israel conquered the Sinai Peninsula and the Gaza Strip from Egypt, and again there was nominal border control. In 1979, Israel and Egypt signed a peace treaty that returned the Sinai, which borders the Gaza Strip, to Egyptian control.

What is happening to Gaza?

Israel began its air and ground operations on 29 February. The IDF's offensive in Gaza has killed more than 100 Palestinians in less than a week. Palestinians fired 150 rockets at Israel which killed three Israelis. The United States called for an end to clashes between Israel and the Palestinians.