boundaries with straight lines that do not account for natural and cultural features.
patriotism on steroids.
important shipping lane that connects the Mediterranean Sea with the Red Sea.
year of the 6-day war.
The U.N. divides Palestine into a Jewish and Muslim state.
year of the Oslo Accords.
governed by the Palestinian Authority.
organization founded by Yasir Arafat.
found predominantly in Iran.
found predominantly outside of Iran.
territory acquired by Israel from Jordan.
One month period where Muslims fast during daylight hours.
Algeria and Morocco
countries in North Africa that have not deposed their leaders.
Egypt and Libya
countries in North Africa that have deposed their leaders.
former city-state of Carthage.