Turns Out Google Maps Has Never Labeled Palestine; Here's Why
Google has never labeled Palestine, but recent backlash on social media is calling for the company to reconsider.By Melissa Prax | August 10, 2016
People thought Google had removed the Palestine label from its maps, and they weren't too happy.
The thing is, Google's always left the Palestinian region blank. Searching for "Palestine" in Google Maps takes you to both the West Bank and Gaza. And Google describes cities in both areas as "Palestinian."