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(Jerusalem aru + Tel Aviv-Jaffa i) - (Ramallah qr + (East Jerusalem)) -

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 Isaac Herzog
(ruler of ISRAEL since 2021-07-07)

President Mahmoud Abbas
(ruler of PALESTINE since 2005-01-15)
Capitals & administrative places*: Abu Dis
(Abu Deis)
Official & national 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 2022's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

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

Other Territories or Entities within the 2022'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 JERUSALEM NEUTRAL ZONE under United Nations Truce Supervision Organization [Israeli Occupation]  (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 Area [Area C under Israeli Administration]  (Ariel)
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 WEST BANK District [Area A under Palestinian Authority]  (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

 General 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.

 General 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.

    + the other sources are added according to the consulted entity.


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