Gaza Strip

The Gaza Strip is a in the . The largest city is Gaza. Portions of this page, written based on experiences over the last 10 years, may be out of date as experiences from before the Hamas takeover in 2007, open military conflict, or the Israeli blockade differ from the current situation on the ground.

Notable Places in the Area

, was a kibbutz and an Israeli settlement within the Gush Katif bloc in the Gaza Strip. is situated 4 km southwest of Gaza Strip. Photo: Daniel Ventura, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Localities in the Area

is a Palestinian refugee camp located five kilometers north-east of . is situated 2 km northeast of Gaza Strip. Photo: Mujaddara, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Deir al-Balah or Deir al Balah is a Palestinian city in the central Gaza Strip and the administrative capital of the Governorate. is situated 3 km southwest of Gaza Strip. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

Bureij is a Palestinian refugee camp located in the central Gaza Strip east of the Salah al-Din Road in the Deir al-Balah Governorate. is situated 2½ km east of Gaza Strip.

Gaza Strip

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