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History of Israel The nation of Israel is the world's first Jewish state in two millennia. It represents for Jews the restoration of their homeland after the centuries-long Diaspora that followed the demise of the Herodian kingdom in the 1st century ce. As such, it remains the focus of widespread Jewish immigration.
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Capitaland largest city: Jerusalem; (limited recognition); 31°47′N 35°13′E / 31.783°N 35.217°E
Official languages: Hebrew
Currency: New shekel (₪) (ILS)
Religion (2019): 74.2% Judaism; 17.8% Islam; 2.0% Christianity; 1.6% Druze; 4.4% Others;
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