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Top medal sports
Seat of government
Jerusalem, though most foreign embassies are in Tel Aviv.
Israeli Central Bureau of Statistics cites (including Jerusalem and Golan) 22,072km²
A guide to all the key events happening around the UK in the year London stages the Olympic and Paralympic Games.
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Israel at the Olympics
80 Beijing 2008 ranking
1952 First Olympic appearance
Athletes from Israel
- Artiom Arshansky Judo
- Noa Palatchy Gymnastics - Rhythmic
- Felix Aronovich Gymnastics - Artistic
- Josef Palelashvili Judo
- Imri Ganiel Swimming
- Zohar Zemiro Athletics
- Andy Ram Tennis
- Gil Cohen Sailing
- Alexander Shatilov Gymnastics - Artistic
- Jillian Schwartz Athletics
- Gideon Kliger Sailing
- Amit Ivry Swimming
Learn more about the athletes representing Great Britain and Northern Ireland in the 2012 Olympic Games, and catch up on the latest news and gossip surrounding Team GBMeet Team GB