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Israeli-Palestinian Co-Administered Enclaves of AREA B

Flag or logo since 1994-05-04*
Ezor BETH : מחוז ת'' (he) + Mintaqah BA : بيت حي (ar)
Emblem or Symbol*

President Reuven Rivlin
(ruler of ISRAEL since 2014-07-24)

President Mahmoud Abbas
(ruler of PALESTINE since 2005-01-15)
Capital:Abu Dis - (Abu Deis)
Official languages: Arabic (ar) . Hebrew (he) .

* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

GAZA STRIP Hamas Government in GAZA STRIP  (Gaza)
ISLAMIC PALESTINE Palestinian Islamic Jihad : PIJ Movement for an Islamic Palestinian State  (Tehran + Gaza)
PALESTINE State of PALESTINE  (Ramallah + (East Jerusalem))

Other Territories or Entities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

BETHLEHEM Enclaves of BETHLEHEM Governorate  (Bethlehem)
EAST JERUSALEM United Area of EAST JERUSALEM  (East Jerusalem)
HEBRON Enclaves of HEBRON Governorate  (Hebron)
HOLY LAND French Territories in Jerusalem : French National Domain in THE HOLY LAND  (Church of Saint Anne + Eleona Monastery + Tomb of the Kings + Abbaye Saint Mary of the Resurrection of Abu Gosh)
JERICHO Enclaves of JERICHO Governorate  (Jericho)
JERUSALEM NEUTRAL ZONE Israeli Occupied JERUSALEM NEUTRAL ZONE  (Government House of Jerusalem)
JERUSALEM WAQF Holy Muslim Sites in Jerusalem : Directorate of the JERUSALEM ISLAMIC WAQF  (Al-Aqsa)
JUDEA AND SAMARIA JUDEA AND SAMARIA District : Israeli Controlled Area C  (Etzion Block)
KALKILYAH Enclaves of KALKILYAH Governorate  (Kalkilyah)
NABLUS Enclaves of NABLUS Governorate  (Nablus)
NOBLE SANCTUARY Palestinian Administered Holy Muslim Sites in the West Bank : NOBLE SANCTUARY  (Noble Sanctuary)
PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN GAZA STRIP PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN GAZA STRIP : UNRWA-United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East  (Beach Camp)
PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN WEST BANK PALESTINIAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN WEST BANK : UNRWA-United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East  (Aqabat Jaber)
QUDS Enclaves of JERUSALEM Governorate : Governorate of Al-Quds  (Bethany)
RAMALLAH AND EL-BIRA Enclaves of RAMALLAH AND EL-BIRA Governorate  (El-Bira)
SALFIT Enclaves of SALFIT Governorate  (Salfit)
TUBAS Enclaves of TUBAS Governorate  (Tubas)
TULKARM Enclaves of TULKARM Governorate  (Tulkarm)
UNTSO United Nations Truce Supervision Organization : UNTSO  (Government House of Jerusalem)
WAQF Palestinian administered Jordan Protected Holy Muslim Sites : Directorate of the WAQF  (Al-Aqsa)
WEST BANK OF THE JORDAN RIVER WEST BANK District : Palestinian administered Area A of Cisjordan  (Ramallah)
Notes: aims to find the countries, territories, governments, administrative divisions and main international organisations that have existed during the 20th century.
   Current depth of investigation: . [red: country considered completed, rose: 1 level yet to complete, white: 2 levels yet to complete]
   For an idea on how was built the site, see the following documentary link of wikipedia [fr] : Modèle:Infobox

 Main Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   *, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * others are added according to the consulted entity.


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