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The Middle East is a transcontinental region centered on Western Asia and Egypt . ... Most of the countries that border the Persian Gulf have vast reserves of crude oil, ... The Middle East, if I may...

Middle East Map / Map of the Middle East - Facts, Geography ...

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Sep 19, 2016 ... The western border of the Middle East is defined by the Mediterranean Sea, ... Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and Oman border these waters, with Iraq and Jordan ... though it is not an official member of the United Nations and is not ...

Why border lines drawn with a ruler in WW1 still rock the Middle East ...

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Dec 14, 2013 ... Both men also had intimate knowledge of the Middle East. ... not materialise after World War One, and as these colonial powers, in the 1920s, ...

World War I Led to a Century of Violence in the Middle East - Spiegel

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Jan 31, 2014 ... Arbitrary borders drawn by self-interested imperial powers have left a legacy that the region has not been able to overcome. ... These four countries surround the core of the Middle East, which is made up of five countries and ...

Would New Borders Mean Less Conflict in the Middle East? - WSJ

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Apr 10, 2015 ... But how much appetite is there in the Middle East to change these .... You're not going to solve these problems by redrawing the borders.”.

Unique Facts about the Middle East: Persian Gulf War

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Unique Facts about the Middle East: Persian Gulf War. ... The war did not expand outside of the immediate Iraq/Kuwait/Saudi border region, although Iraq ... Following the war, however, there were moves within the United States Congress to ...

The borders of the Middle East are being redrawn by force (VIDEO ...

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Nov 10, 2014 ... The borders of the Middle East are being redrawn by force (VIDEO) .... These lines of history do not feel academic or abstract in the barracks of ...

These 7 maps explain the Middle East - Business Insider

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Feb 24, 2016 ... Not so in the Middle East… since much of the lowlands lack water and .... that there is nothing natural about any of the Middle Eastern borders.

Could Different Borders Have Saved the Middle East? - The New ...

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May 14, 2016 ... The Middle East that never was: Four plans to divide it. ... emerged in 1920 and were modified over the following decades. ... (But not Iraq.).

Plans for Redrawing the Middle East: The Project for a “New Middle ...

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Aug 27, 2016 ... Note: The following map was prepared by Lieutenant-Colonel Ralph Peters. ... But the unjust borders in the Middle East — to borrow from Churchill ... Elsewhere , reunions based on blood or belief might not prove quite as ...

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The Map that Ruined the Middle East - The Tower

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Middle Eastern borders have become an inviolable and sacrosanct principle of ... that these borders remain unchanged: in Lebanon in the 1950s and again in the ... America should not stand in the way of the Balkanization of the Middle East.

Why New Borders Won't Bring Peace to the Middle East | Foreign ...

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Apr 14, 2016 ... New borders in the Middle East will not restore stability because the ... states of the Middle East following the dissolution of the Ottoman Empire.

Never Mind Sykes-Picot, Imagine The Middle East Without Modern ...

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May 16, 2016 ... These days we are marking the 100th anniversary of the Sykes-Picot Agreement, which laid the ground for the borders of the new Middle East following the fall ... Ultimately, today's modern Republic of Turkey was not created ...