Name- Jerusalem-Bethlehem International Zone.
Local name- Jerusalem-Bethlehem International Zone (English). ירושלים-בעטהלעהעם אינטערנאַציאָנאַלער זאָנע (Yiddish) (Eng. Tr. Irushlim-Bethlehem Internatsyonaler Zone), منطقة القدس - بيت لحم الدولية (Arabic) (Eng. Tr. Mintaqat Alquds - Bayt Lahm Alduwalia) ירושלים - בית לחם (Hebrew).
Timeline: A better world (TL).
OTL location: Jerusalem, Abu Dis, Bethlehem International and a connecting zones.
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Capital Jerusalem. 
Largest CityJerusalem.
Other major settlements Bethlehem and Abu Dis.
Languages Esperanto 25%, Levantine Arabic 25%, Hebrew 24%, Yiddish 24%, British and American English 15%, French 12%, Russian 2%, Ukranian 2%, Polish 1%, German, Georgian, Turkish, Latin, Greek and Armenian. Esperanto is used as the inter-communal and official UN language of the zone. Some are bilingual in also English and\or French as well.
Leader UN Governor General Renata Lok-Dessallien.
Deputy Leader Deputy UN Governor General Nir Barkat (Likud).
Head of parliament President-Mayor Zaki al-Ghul (independent).
Type of regime  UN International Zone.
Name of national legislature The UN Security Council's Committee on the Jerusalem-Bethlehem International Zone.
Area -.
Population 875,000.
Number of international airports 1.
Number of major ports 0.
State de facto formed 1925.
De facto Independence date 1926 (LoN International Zone)
Independence de jure reconised on 1937.
Currency Swiss Franc and Turkish Lira.
ReligionsJudaism 48%, Islam 44%, Christian 6% and Agnostic 2%.
Motto -.
Imports: Vertualy everything needed for modern civilised life..
Exports: Tourist sites, religious books and grapes.
Demonym Jerusalemer, Jerusalemite (Yerushalmi), Qudsi, Maqdisi.
Anthem  -.
Ethnic groups Arabs 45%, Non Yiddish Jews 24%, Yiddisher Jews 24%, British and American Whites 5%, French 2%, Georgians, Turkish, Greeks and Armenians.
Internet TLD: Jbiz.
Highest mountain: The highest hill is at 754m (2,474 ft).
Calling code: +9722.
Number of military personnel: 1,500 heavly armed Blue Berets and 2,500 lightly armed Blue Helmets.
% Literacy: 100%.
Drives on the:Left.
National sport:Football.
National debt: Owed £176,000
GDP per capita (PPP): $42,614.
% Interest rates:0.2%
% Inflation rates:0.1%
Life expectancy in years:79.
Jerusalem snow! (11357248385)

The view from the Mount of Olives overlooking the old city of Jerusalem during the snowfall of the 2013 cold snap.



It was once part of the Ottoman Empire.

The Anti-Serbia War (1914-1918)

It was created by the League of Nations (the LoN) in the wake successful of the Arab takeover of the Hejaz, Syria, Saudi Arabia and the port of Aqaba after the defeat of the Ottoman Empier.

The inter-war years

Russian Revolution (1917-1924)

It stayed neutral in the conflict. 

The Great Depression (1929-1940)

The economy declined sharply for 3 years until protectionist and LoN funded welfare measures were brought in until the economy was back in order.

The Great East Asia War (1931-1946)

It stayed neutral in the conflict.

The Anti-Hitlerian War (1939-1946)

It stayed neutral in the conflict, but became a joint de facto  Papal, Swedish and Swiss protectorate during the conflict. German agents tried to stir up Arab nationalism in the region, but it never came to fruition, apart from a few ugly Arab riots and street protests in 1945 and 1946.

Thousands flocked to the zone, as they would also do to Israel, in the wake of the Anti-Hitlerian War.

Cold War

It stayed neutral in the conflict.

The 1967 Arab–Israeli War, or Six-Day War, saw some Isralie, Egyptian and Syrian troops try to assassinate UN staff. Lucky the local police and Blue Berets successfully apprehend them.


Jewish and Palestinian community tensions rose suddenly throughout the 1990s.

Life today

It is run by the UN Security Council and before that the LoN's equivalent. It was Renata Lok-Dessallien has recently been accused in the Middle Eastern of dereliction of duty and condoning human rights abuses by the zone's police force.


It hinges on tourism, selling religious books, a local taxi firm, a local bus firm and the farming of grapes.


It is run by the UN Security Council and before that the LoN's equivalent. Renata Lok-Dessallien has recently been accused in the Middle Eastern of dereliction of duty and condoning human rights abuses. The Palestinian Christian Mayor of Bethlehem, Vera Baboun, is her main critic.