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Globalization

Business spreading throughout the world

Interdependence

One thing, group, or person relying on eachother

Child soldiers

Children under 18 years were recruited for military service

Militia

Backup military force from the population of you for emergencies civilians not trained like in military

Rwanda

African country south western Africa

Hutu

Been to speaking population majority of Rwanda

Tutsi

Bloody population of Rwanda fights with the hutu

OPEC

Supports and manages oils exporting; fluctuations in oil supply organization

Petroleum

Can be refined to produce fuels

Earthquake

Sudden shaking in the ground caused by shifting tectonic plates

Tsunami

Large wave caused by under water earthquake

Nuclear reactor

Structure that is made to under go controlled nuclear reaction

Overpopulation

Not enough resources to provide for all people

One child policy

1979- Chinese government law to control population; one child per couple

Population density

Measurement of population to square unit

Crimea

Peninsula on northern coast of black sea; almost completely surrounded by water

Sevastopol

City in crimean peninsula once controlled by Soviet Union

Autonomous

Self government of a state/ separate nation

Deported

Expel a foreigner from a country

Duma

Russian parliment