State of Israel
[Arabic] Dawlat Israel
[Hebrew] Medinat Yisrael
CAPITAL: Jerusalem (Yerushalayim, Al-Quds)
FLAG: The flag, which was adopted at the First Zionist Congress in 1897, consists of a...
The State of Israel is located at the eastern end of the Mediterranean Sea. Its borders—indeed its very existence—have been in dispute since it proclaimed its independence in May ...
POPULATION 6,116,533JEWISH 80.1 percentMUSLIM 14.6 percentCHRISTIAN 2.1 percentOTHER 3.2 percent
In the 1880s the founders of the State of Israel began to set...