Which territories are under Palestinian control?

Which territories are under Palestinian control?

Palestinian territories

  • Gaza.
  • Hebron.
  • Nablus.
  • Khan Yunis.
  • East Jerusalem.

Who is in control of Palestine?


Office Name Since
President Mahmoud Abbas 26 January 2005 – incumbent
Yasser Arafat 5 July 1994 – 11 November 2004
Prime Minister Mohammad Shtayyeh 14 April 2019 – incumbent
Rami Hamdallah 2 June 2014 – 14 April 2019

How much of Israel is under Palestinian control?

Political History Jewish forces won, and the State of Israel was created from 77 percent of Palestine. Jordan and Egypt took control of the remaining 23 percent. Jordan annexed the area under its control and called it the West Bank; Egypt maintained control over what became known as Gaza but never annexed it.

Who controls the water in Palestine?

Gaza Strip: 62% (2001). The water resources of Palestine are fully controlled by Israel and the division of groundwater is subject to provisions in the Oslo II Accord.

Who controls Jerusalem?

Israel captured East Jerusalem from Jordan during the 1967 Six-Day War and subsequently annexed it into Jerusalem, together with additional surrounding territory. One of Israel’s Basic Laws, the 1980 Jerusalem Law, refers to Jerusalem as the country’s undivided capital.

How many international laws has Israel broken?

SECURITY COUNCIL RESOLUTIONS: Laws Violated: Israel has violated 28 resolutions of the United Nations Security Council (which are legally binding on member-nations U.N.

Does Palestine have electricity?

The Israel Electric Corporation (IEC) supplies most of the electricity in the Palestinian territories. PETL is the sole buyer of imported electricity for distribution in West Bank Areas A and B and in the Gaza Strip, which in turn supplies the electricity to the six Palestinian distribution companies.

Who is ruling Jerusalem now?


Jerusalem ירושלים (Hebrew) القُدس (Arabic)
Administered by Israel
Claimed by Israel and Palestine
Israeli district Jerusalem
Palestinian governorate Quds