The map of Palestine above shows Israel surrounded by enemies on all sides, and stands alone in political circles of the region.
The name was used by writers, and was later applied to the of , which was renamed.
The formula for peace is 1 Stop shooting, 2 Draw the borders, and 3 Celebrate the first Palestinian state in history.
Israel has long contested the status of the Gaza Strip and West Bank, both recognised as Palestinian territories.
Cartographic history of Palestine thus begins with Ptolemy, whose work was based on that of the local geographer.
As of 2019, the population in Palestine was growing 2.