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The Middle East is a land bridge....
Between Europe and Africa
Are a repressed minority ethnic group in Turkey, Iraq and Iran
Kurds
Organization that promoted Arab solidarity and worked for common economic goals
The Arab League
Is one legacy left by imperialism in the Middle East
The Nation of Iraq
Became an independent state declared by Jews in 1948
Israel
Is the best way to describe the oil resources of the Middle East. they are divided ...
Unevenly distributed
Structure built in southeastern Anatolia in Turkey in the late 1980’s
Ataturk Dam
Is the most highly valued resource in the Middle East.
water
Islam reformers rejected____ but embraced _____
Westernization/Modernization