You mix apples and oranges, and create confusion in people's mind. Yes, Jordan, Syria and the rest on your list are artificially created countries (not people). All of them were created as the result of some historical process like a war. Regarding the Palestinians, they were recently invented by an inventor (we all know his name). I think this is what Newt was trying to say.
Islamist militants attack African Union base in southern Somalia (Reuters)