Israel (Terra Fidelis)

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Israel is a kingdom occupying most of the Levant. Its capital is Jerusalem.

History

It was founded about 3200 years ago by tribes arriving from Egypt. It was occupied by the Persian Empire from 3262 AM (498 BC 1120 BH 45 BE) to 3339 AM (421 BC 1043 BH 122 BE), the Roman Empire from 3701 AM (59 BC 681 BH 484 BE) to (270 AD 352 BH 813 BE) and the early caliphates from 4397 AM (637 AD 15 AH 1180 BE) to 4461 AM (701 AD 79 AH 1244 BE)

Kings

Saul 1050-1010 BC
David 1010-970 BC
Solomon 970-930 BC
Rehoboam 930-913 BC
Abijam 913-910 BC
Asa I 910-869 BC
Jehoshaphat I 869-844 BC
Jehoram 844-836 BC
Jehozedek 836-805 BC

Administrative Divisions

It has 16 provinces consisting of twelve tribes and four neighboring nations that have achieved equal status with the tribes. They are:

Judah: Population: 1501574; Area: 15246 square miles; Capital: Hebron;
Simeon: Population: 42577; Area: 481 square miles; Capital: Beersheba;
Reuben: Population: 61023; Area: 484 square miles; Capital: Bezer;
Edom: Population: 492103; Area: 4537 square miles; Capital: Zoar;
Benjamin: Population: 59083; Area: 479 square miles;Capital: Bethel;
Ephraim: Population: 84885; Area: 663 square miles; Capital: Shiloh;
Manasseh: Population: 2101440; Area: 17424 square miles; Capital: Shechem;
Gad: Population: 103055; Area: 848 square miles; Capital: Abelshittim;
Moab: Population: 91071; Area: 729 square miles; Capital: Kirhareseth;
Issachar: Population: 61196; Area: 490 square miles;Capital: Upper Jarmuth;
Zebulun: Population: 31098; Area: 254 square miles;Capital Tabor City;
Naphtali: Population: 124679 Area: 975 square miles Capital: Hazor;
Asher: Population: 151079; Area: 1201 square miles; Capital: Acco;
Dan: Population: 44002; Area: 361 square miles; Capital: Dan City;
Aram: Population: 4061714; Area: 32307 square miles; Capital: Damascus;
Ammon: Population: 261096; Area: 2159 square miles; Capital: Rabbah