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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 @Benny_Lindo_ on Mon Jun 26 09:48:04 EDT 2017 RT @larryelder: Chicago gay pride parade ejects those waving rainbow flag with Star of David. Israel's the ONLY country in MidEast where be?
From @ISRAEL_WHITE on Mon Jun 26 09:48:02 EDT 2017 RT @beebayuu: We like them laidat please... Not everybody will be kerosene like Olamide??? https://t.co/MwhlTib7I4
From @KiyaiKopi on Mon Jun 26 09:48:02 EDT 2017 RT @ForeignPolicy: The security situation in Syria deteriorates further as the Assad regime and Israel trade fire in the Golan Heights: htt?
From @jacenir44 on Mon Jun 26 09:48:01 EDT 2017 A romantic seaside dalliance with Israel?s history - @IsraelVideos https://t.co/lRh42xbSos
From @Howard_Lovy on Mon Jun 26 09:48:01 EDT 2017 RT @Howard_Lovy: The Star of David was a Jewish symbol long before it was on the Israeli flag. LGBTQ rights are recognized in Israel. Hama?
From @Goddesbrit on Mon Jun 26 09:48:00 EDT 2017 RT @TheShadyFacts: The stage being built in Israel for Britney Spears' upcoming concert, which is being held in a space that can accommodat?
From @Rojhelat113 on Mon Jun 26 09:47:59 EDT 2017 RT @ForeignPolicy: The security situation in Syria deteriorates further as the Assad regime and Israel trade fire in the Golan Heights: htt?
From @izyone1 on Mon Jun 26 09:47:58 EDT 2017 @pymm_j @Newsweek @ALT_uscis Or ask for 500 .000 DOLLARS for visa to come to USA and Israel can have the whole land
From @jed1johnson on Mon Jun 26 09:47:58 EDT 2017 RT @larryelder: Chicago gay pride parade ejects those waving rainbow flag with Star of David. Israel's the ONLY country in MidEast where be?
From @ShibleyTelhami on Mon Jun 26 09:47:56 EDT 2017 RT @ShibleyTelhami: Jewish Agency Chairman: 'Support for Israel doesn't necessarily mean support for the Israeli government' https://t.co/5?
From @Siraj5574 on Mon Jun 26 09:47:56 EDT 2017 RT @Office_AQPk: This is why you can't compare #India to #US occupation of #Afghanistan or #Israel in Palestinian territories. #Indians are?
From @Cativolcus on Mon Jun 26 09:47:52 EDT 2017 MK Michael Oren: I will vote against conversion bill even at risk of getting fired https://t.co/NP4BQimqjb
From @LargeDoyle on Mon Jun 26 09:47:52 EDT 2017 RT @ElliottRHams: TOLERANCE: LGBT Marchers In Chicago Ban Jewish Flags Because They Hate Israel CC: @benshapiro @realDailyWire https://t.co?
From @ElImpostor34 on Mon Jun 26 09:47:52 EDT 2017 @HernanBergstein @FernandezAnibal @fargosi @edugarg Es que el sionismo no es Israel eso es lo que vendieron ellos p? https://t.co/O0rVqNHCuv
From @GuillaumeBayre on Mon Jun 26 09:47:51 EDT 2017 RT @UnitedHatzalah: Wishing an #EidMubarak to all of our Muslim volunteers in Taibe, Kfar Qassam, Shibli, Nazareth, and throughout the rest?