Geo Southwest Asia/ Middle East
Terms in this set (16)
These countries, it is asserted, are unable to protect human rights or provide social benefits and economic welfare
A stateless nation is an political term for ethnic/national minority that does not possess its own state and is not the majority population in any nation state.
a fundraising sale of goods, typically for charity.
severe lack of available water, to the extent of hindering or preventing the growth and development
a movement for (originally) the re-establishment and (now) the development and protection of a Jewish nation in what is now Israel.
an official ban on trade or other commercial activity with a particular country.
Motivated in what you stand for and what you are Driven to do
a form of a religion, especially Islam or Protestant Christianity, that upholds belief in the strict, literal interpretation of scripture.
Hose that drips straight onto the base of a plant.
Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries
a person who has been forced to leave their country in order to escape war, persecution, or natural disaster.
the right or condition of self-government, especially in a particular sphere.
any process that removes the excess salt and other minerals from water in order to obtain fresh water suitable for animal consumption or irrigation.
a title of the former monarch of Iran.
patriotic feeling, principles, or efforts.
a model of a progressive transition from a 'pre-modern' or 'traditional' to a 'modern' society.