Opinions founded on prejudice are always sustained with the greatest violence.
- Jewish Proverb
usually descirbes the land around the southern and eastern Mediterranean
Sea, including the Arabian peninsula and beyond. The region's climate
is arid and plagued by water shortages.
is approximately 195 million with a 2.1% rate of natural increase.
include Hebrew, Arabic, Persian, and Turkish.
are generally characterized as developing, with high dependence on oil
resources controlled by a few wealthy groups.
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