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Israel (State of Israel)


Name: Israel
Code: ISR
Official Name: State of Israel
Located: Middle East, North Africa, and Greater Arabia
Capital: Jerusalem
Calling Code: +972
Flag of State of Israel
Flag of State of Israel
Coat of Arms of State of Israel
Coat of Arms of State of Israel

Demographics and Politics

Form of Goverment: Parliamentary democracy
Official Languages: Hebrew, Arabic
Regional Languages: Aramaic, German, English, Russian, Ukrainian, Spanish
Population: 7836300
Largest cities: Jerusalem, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Haifa, Be'er Sheva, Ashqelon
Religion: Jewish, Islam, Christianity

Geographic Information

Area Total: 20770.00 sq.km.
Water: 2.00%
Borders: Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, the West Bank, Egypt, the Gaza Strip, the Gulf of Aqaba
Mountains: Rift Valley, Anti-Lebanon Mountains, Hermon, Judaean Mountains, Negev
Rivers: Jordan, Kishon, Dan, Baniyas, Hasbani
Climate: In mountainous regions, windy and cold; in coastal cities, Mediterranean climate with cool, rainy winters and long, hot summers; the Northern Negev has the hot summer and cool winter

Israel Famous Places

Acre, Afula, Alon Shvut, Arava, Ashdod, Avdat, Balfouriyah, Bet Guvrin National Park, Castel - Har Meoz, Eilat, Gedera

Israel Economy

Market economy. Main industries are high-technology projects (including aviation, communications, computer-aided design and manufacture, medical electronics, chemical products, plastics, diamond cutting, textiles.
Currency: Shekel (ILS)

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Road Traffic Information

Drive Side: Right
Convention of Road Traffic: Viena 1968
Convention on Road Traffic, of 8 November 1968
Convención sobre la Circulación Vial en Viena el 8 de Noviembre de 1968
Конвенция о дорожном движении, подписанная в Вене 8 ноября 1968 года
Convention sur la Circulation Routière fait à Vienne le 8 Novembre 1968
《道路交通公约》 1968 年11 月8 日订于维也纳
Convention on Road Traffic, of 8 November 1968 - Arabic

Israel Time Zone (UTC)

Winter:+2 - +2
Summer: +3 - +3
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