Gaza, together with the West Bank, constitute the Palestinian territories claimed by the Palestinians as the State of Palestine.
on the eastern coast of the Mediterranean Sea, that borders Egypt on the southwest for 11 kilometers (6.8 mi) and Israel on the east and north along a 51 km (32 mi) border.
After the British Government informed the United Nations that it would surrender its Mandate over Palestine by May 14, 1948, the UN drafted a Partition Plan that was discussed intensely by the UN General Assembly in the fall of 1947.
The plan was adopted on November 29 as Resolution 181.
Britain and France issued a joint ultimatum to cease fire, which was ignored.
The territories of Gaza and the West Bank are separated from each other by Israeli territory.
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Israel maintains direct external control over Gaza and indirect control over life within Gaza: it controls Gaza's air and maritime space, and six of Gaza's seven land crossings.
It reserves the right to enter Gaza at will with its military and maintains a no-go buffer zone within the Gaza territory.