"Gaza and the West Bank are not, nor have ever been, part of a contiguous legal and geographic entity." Of course they have. They were part of the Syrian district of the Ottoman Empire. That's why Arabs demanded that all of British Mandate Palestine should become part of Greater Syria. It's why Arabs here weren't called "Palestinians" until '65.
53-year-old Israeli woman lightly wounded by stone-throwing near Efrat settlement (Haaretz)
from the article: Arab leaders rule out amending Saudi proposal