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All of Israel is “Palestine” in PA TV quiz for kids

Official PA TV host: “What is the highest mountain in Palestine?”

Child: “Mount Meron (i.e., in northern Israel)…

Host: “Good job! You went to school for 10 years, but you still remember what you learned well. Correct answer…”


Host: If you answer the question you will receive 20 [Jordanian] dinars, a gift from the [PLO] Department for Refugee Affairs. Are you ready?”

Child: “Ready.”

Host: “What is the total area of Palestine?”

Child: “27,000 meters.”

Host: “27,000 sq. km. (i.e., all of Israel)?”

Child: “Yes…
Host: “It looks like he is sure of his knowledge. What do you say, guys? Is his answer correct? Correct! Your answer is correct.”

[Official PA TV, From the Refugee Camp, April 17, 2022]

The area of the West Bank and Gaza Strip combined is less than 7,000 sq. km. The figure 27,000 sq. km. is the area of all of Israel (without the Golan Heights) in addition to the West Bank and Gaza. Palestinian children are taught that all of Israel is “Palestine”.

This was filmed in Nuseirat refugee camp in the Gaza Strip.
20 Jordanian dinars is approximately $28.