Palestinian Authority
The Palestinian National Authority (PA or PNA; Arabic: السلطة الوطنية الفلسطينية‎ as-Sulṭa al-Waṭanīya al-Filasṭīnīya) was the interim self-government body established to govern Areas A and ...
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White House: Israeli settlement plan undermines pursuit of peace
White House Press Secretary Josh Earnest comments on Israel's plan to build new housing developments in the West Bank.
IDF playing war games, but with real Palestinians
GOC Central Command Maj. Gen. Nitzan Alon concluded nearly a decade in the West Bank this week. He had served in the territories since 2005, apart from a two-year break in which he established the int...
Governance of the Gaza Strip
The governance of the Gaza Strip was carried out by the Hamas administration, led by Ismail Haniyeh, from 2007 until 2014. The Hamas administration was often referred to as the Hamas government in Gaz...
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Palestinian territories
"Palestinian territories" and "occupied Palestinian territories" (OPT or oPt) are descriptions often used to describe the West Bank (including East Jerusalem) and the Gaza Strip. Israeli governments h...
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West Bank
The West Bank (Arabic: الضفة الغربية‎ aḍ-Ḍaffah l-Ġarbiyyah; Hebrew: הגדה המערבית‎, HaGadah HaMa'aravit or Cisjordan, also Hebrew: יהודה ושומרון‎ Yehuda ve-Shomron [Judea and...
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Politics of the Palestinian National Authority
The politics of the Palestinian National Authority (PNA) take place within the framework of a semi-presidential multi-party republic, with a Legislative Council, an executive president, and a prime mi...
Palestinian presidential election, 2005
The 2005 Palestinian presidential election — the first to be held since 1996 — took place on 9 January 2005 in the West Bank and Gaza Strip. Voters elected PLO chairman Mahmoud Abbas to a ...
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Palestinian legislative election, 2006
Elections for the Palestinian Legislative Council (PLC), the legislature of the Palestinian National Authority (PNA) were held on 25 January 2006. The result was a victory for Change and Reform, who w...
Palestinian legislative election, 2006 - Wikipedia
Palestinian law
Palestinian law is the law administered by the Palestinian National Authority within the territory pursuant to the Oslo Accords. It has an unusually unsettled status, as of 2014, due to the complex l...
Municipality (Palestinian Authority)
In the territories administrated by the Palestinian Authority, a municipality (Arabic: هيئة محلية‎) is an administrative unit of local government similar to a city. They were established and...
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List of cities in the West Bank and Gaza Strip
Lists of cities in the Palestinian territories is covered in the following articles:Main articles:
List of cities in the West Bank and Gaza Strip - Wikipedia
Foreign relations of the Palestinian National Authority
The foreign relations of the Palestine Liberation Organization have been conducted since the establishment of the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) in 1964. In November 1988, the PLO's Palestin...
Foreign relations of the Palestinian National Authority - Wikipedia
List of diplomatic missions of Palestine
The State of Palestine has a network of diplomatic missions accredited to countries that recognise the partially recognised state, predominantly in Africa, Asia, Eastern Europe, Latin America, and the...
List of diplomatic missions of Palestine - Wikipedia
Palestinian Authority passport
Palestinian Authority Passport/Travel Document Arabic: جواز سفر‎ (Jawaz Safar) is a passport/travel document issued since April 1995 by the Palestinian Authority to Palestinian residents of ...
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International aid to Palestinians
International aid has played a major role in the Israeli–Palestinian conflict as it has been used as a means to keep the peace process going. Palestinians in the West Bank and Gaza Strip receive one o...
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Taxation in the Palestinian territories
Taxation in the Palestinian territories is a complex system which may involve payment to the Palestinian Authority (PA) and/or Israel in the context of the Israeli–Palestinian conflict. In 2005 the Pa...
Economic sanctions against the Palestinian Authority
The 2006–07 economic sanctions against the Palestinian National Authority were economic sanctions imposed by Israel and the Quartet on the Middle East against the Palestinian National Authority and th...
Demographics of the Palestinian territories
This article is about the demographic features of the population of the area which is commonly described as Palestinian territories and includes information on ethnicity, education level, health of th...
Palestinian people
The Palestinian people (Arabic: الشعب الفلسطيني‎, ash-sha‘b al-Filasṭīnī), also referred to as Palestinians (Arabic: الفلسطينيون‎, al-Filasṭīniyyūn, Hebrew: פָלַסְטִינִים), are the...
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Communications in the Palestinian territories
The telecom infrastructure in the Palestinian territories is growing at a very rapid pace and continually being updated and expanded. Communications in the Palestinian territories occur across many m...
Transport in the Palestinian territories
This article describes transport in the Palestinian territories, which consists of two non-contiguous territories, Gaza and the West Bank, different parts of which are administered by Palestinian Nati...
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Outline of Palestine
Palestine (Arabic: فلسطين‎ Filasṭīn, Falasṭīn, Filisṭīn; Greek: Παλαιστίνη, Palaistinē; Latin: Palaestina; Hebrew: פלשתינה Palestina) is a geographic region in Western Asia between ...
Outline of Palestine - Wikipedia
Palestinian refugee
Palestinian refugees (per United Nations Resolution 194) originally included Arabs whose normal places of residence were in Israel and Jews who had had their homes in Mandatory Palestine, such as thos...
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Israeli-Palestinian conflict
The Israeli–Palestinian conflict (Arabic: النزاع الفلسطيني - الإسرائيلي‎ al-Niza'a al'Filastini al 'Israili; Hebrew: הסכסוך הישראלי-פלסטיני‎ Ha'Sikhsukh Ha'Yisraeli-Falestini) is the o...
Israeli-Palestinian conflict - Wikipedia
History of the Levant
The Levant is a geographical term that refers to a large area in Southwest Asia, south of the Taurus Mountains, bounded by the Mediterranean Sea in the west, the Arabian Desert in the south, and Mesop...
Syro-Palestinian archaeology
Syro-Palestinian archaeology is a term used to refer to archaeological research conducted in the southern Levant. Palestinian archaeology is also commonly used in its stead, particularly when the area...
Syro-Palestinian archaeology - Wikipedia
Timeline of the name Palestine
This article presents a list of notable historical references to the name Palestine, and cognates such as "Filastin" and "Palaestina", throughout the history of the region.The term "Peleset" (transli...
Timeline of the name Palestine - Wikipedia
Israel, Palestine, and the United Nations
Issues relating to the State of Israel, the State of Palestine and other aspects of the Arab–Israeli conflict occupy repeated annual debate times, resolutions and resources at the United Nations. Sinc...
Israel, Palestine, and the United Nations - Wikipedia
Palestinian Arabic
Palestinian Arabic is a Levantine Arabic dialect subgroup spoken by the Palestinians in Palestine, by Arab citizens of Israel (mostly Palestinians) and in most Palestinian populations around the world...