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Complete details about Israel in Asia with capital city Jerusalem

Country NameIsrael (Yisra?el/Isra?il)
Country CodeISR
Capital CityJerusalem
ContinentAsia
RegionMiddle East
Independence Year1948
Population6217000
Surface Area21056.0
Life Expectancy78.6 years
GNP97477.0 (old 98577.0)
Government FormRepublic

Spoken Languages

Arabic [official]     (18.0%)
Hebrew [official]     (63.1%)
Russian     (8.9%)

Major Cities

Jerusalem, Jerusalem     (population 633700)
Tel Aviv-Jaffa, Tel Aviv     (population 348100)
Haifa, Haifa     (population 265700)
Rishon Le Ziyyon, Ha Merkaz     (population 188200)
Beerseba, Ha Darom     (population 163700)
Holon, Tel Aviv     (population 163100)
Petah Tiqwa, Ha Merkaz     (population 159400)
Ashdod, Ha Darom     (population 155800)
Netanya, Ha Merkaz     (population 154900)
Bat Yam, Tel Aviv     (population 137000)
Bene Beraq, Tel Aviv     (population 133900)
Ramat Gan, Tel Aviv     (population 126900)
Ashqelon, Ha Darom     (population 92300)
Rehovot, Ha Merkaz     (population 90300)

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From @CarolynColson on Mon Feb 20 01:23:12 EST 2017 RT @THE0G0NY: How about a foreign policy grounded in promoting trade, non-intervention, & neutrality vs at war everywhere, all the time, to?
From @cutzionist1 on Mon Feb 20 01:23:10 EST 2017 NO?ZION??#FuckIsrael?#FreePalestine #ISRAEL?#THECOVE #???#DOKDO?@Save_Dolphins21?#?? @Barry0baba #shabbatshalom https://t.co/bqOgj9rn02
From @Israel_Kagiri on Mon Feb 20 01:23:10 EST 2017 RT @Israel_Kagiri: You've got to be more interested in pleasing God than you are in pleasing people #TruthFmPathfinder
From @Eman_A_Negm on Mon Feb 20 01:23:09 EST 2017 RT @AJEnglish: "US and Israel join forces to bury Palestinian statehood" https://t.co/01CLyJTwg0 writes @daoudkuttab https://t.co/fjJ6eXoGkR
From @al_speia on Mon Feb 20 01:23:03 EST 2017 RT @romanhistory1: Roman Hippodrome_Caesarea_Israel https://t.co/Z1ubUILkxW
From @al_speia on Mon Feb 20 01:22:58 EST 2017 RT @romanhistory1: Roman Theater_Caesarea_Israel https://t.co/cUdp5eGIhj
From @RocaOzzy on Mon Feb 20 01:22:58 EST 2017 @ArutzSheva_En. Jerusalem's capital off Israel.
From @malievans on Mon Feb 20 01:22:50 EST 2017 RT @seyyedreza: When their homes and schools are destroyed by #Israel, is it any wonder they grow up angry about the occupation? https://t.?
From @hylo_cereus on Mon Feb 20 01:22:47 EST 2017 RT @hylo_cereus: Breitbart dot com "partly inspired by Benjamin Netanyahu" on 2007 trip to Israel https://t.co/cHap8LNqXV
From @Israel_Kagiri on Mon Feb 20 01:22:46 EST 2017 You've got to be more interested in pleasing God than you are in pleasing people #TruthFmPathfinder
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From @cosey_yvonne on Mon Feb 20 01:22:44 EST 2017 RT @CBNNews: WATCH @CBNNews' @TheBrodyFile on the @TuckerCarlson show on @FoxNews @ 9:20P ET discussing Trump's press conference. https://t?
From @RadioHaina on Mon Feb 20 01:22:43 EST 2017 #Sonando Johnny Ventura ft Israel la Loba La Rumba (1) - #Haina #RadioHaina
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