Palestine

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World History I
Universal American School
Mr. Douglas Nebel
Grd 9 Project (Palestine)

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Palestine

  1. 1. P A L E S T I N E DONE BY: AYMAN ABDELJABER MATTAR AL HAI
  2. 2. History <ul><li>638 CE, the Muslims conquer Palestine. </li></ul><ul><li>The crusaders conquer the Holy Land of Jerusalem (1099 CE). </li></ul><ul><li>1187 CE, the Muslims reconquer Palestine </li></ul><ul><li>After the Sykes-Picot Pact, the British occupied Palestine. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1917 ce, the British declared Palestine as the home of the Jews, that was known as the declaration of Balfour. </li></ul><ul><li>In 1948, the Jews declared the birth of the country of Israel. </li></ul>
  3. 3. Geography <ul><li>Lies on the shores of the Meditarian Sea </li></ul><ul><li>And off the Dead sea </li></ul><ul><li>The river of Jordan lies between Palestine and Jordan </li></ul><ul><li>Has shared boarders with: Jordan, Syria, Lebanon , and Egypt </li></ul>
  4. 4. Human rights <ul><li>KILLING OF UNARMED CIVILIANS </li></ul><ul><li>Killing children </li></ul><ul><li>Abusing and humiliating people </li></ul><ul><li>Imposing curfew in the towns </li></ul>
  5. 5. Traditional Dresses
  6. 6. Dabke Dancing
  7. 7. Important Cities <ul><li>Jerusalem </li></ul><ul><li>Ramallah </li></ul><ul><li>Al Khalil </li></ul><ul><li>Bethlehem </li></ul>
  8. 9. Holidays <ul><li>Muslim new year </li></ul><ul><li>Christian new year </li></ul><ul><li>Prophet's birthday </li></ul><ul><li>Israa and Miraj </li></ul><ul><li>Labor day on the first of May </li></ul><ul><li>International Women’s Day on the 8 th of March </li></ul><ul><li>Independence day on the 15 th of November </li></ul><ul><li>Eid al fitr </li></ul><ul><li>Eid al adha </li></ul>
  9. 10. Demographics <ul><li>2,460,492 note: in addition, there are some 187,000 Israeli settlers in the West Bank and fewer than 177,000 in East Jerusalem (July 2004 est.) </li></ul><ul><li>Age structure </li></ul><ul><li>0-14 years: 42.9% (male 541,110; female 515,202) 15-64 years: 53.7% (male 676,427; female 644,347) 65 years and over: 3.4% (male 35,440; female 47,966) (2006 est.) </li></ul><ul><li>Population growth rate </li></ul><ul><li>3.06% (2006 est.) </li></ul><ul><li>Birth rate </li></ul><ul><li>31.67 births/1,000 population (2006 est.) </li></ul><ul><li>Mortality rate </li></ul><ul><li>3.92 deaths/1,000 population (2006 est.) </li></ul>
  10. 11. government <ul><li>Ghaza and the West Bank- Palestinian rule </li></ul><ul><li>rest of Palestine is under the Israeli rule. </li></ul>Government Mahmoud Abbas Legislature
  11. 12. Connected to Quran <ul><li>Palestine is a Muslim country, it contains a lot of Muslim historical features. </li></ul><ul><li>Quran is taught there in all the schools </li></ul><ul><li>Quran is also used in law matters </li></ul><ul><li>Quran is used to cure physiological and mental diseases. </li></ul>

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