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The 1967 Israeli-Arab War that set today's borders

The 1967 Israeli-Arab War that set today's borders. These three maps (click the expand icon to see the third) show how those 1948 borders became what they are today. The map on left shows the Palestinian territories of Gaza, which was under Egyptian control, and the West Bank, under Jordanian control. In 1967, Israel fought a war with Egypt, Jordan, and Syria. The war ended with Israel occupying both of the Palestinian territories, plus the Golan Heights in Syria and Egypt's Sinai peninsula.

The 1967 Israeli-Arab War that set today's borders These three maps (click the expand icon to see the third) show how those 1948 borders bec.

How the Middle East gave Europe religion, three times The Middle East actually gave Europe religion four times, including Islam, but this ma...

40 maps that explain the Middle East

How the Middle East gave Europe religion, three times The Middle East actually gave Europe religion four times, including Islam,

Maps of the Cities of the Ancient Middle East.

Maps of the Cities of the Ancient Middle East.

The Sykes-Picot treaty that carved up the Middle East You hear a lot today about this treaty, in which the UK and French (and Russian) Empir...

40 maps that explain the Middle East

The Sykes-Picot treaty that carved up the Middle East You hear a lot today about this treaty, in which the UK and French (and Russian) Empir.

The ethnic groups of the Middle East The most important color on this map of Middle Eastern ethnic groups is yellow: Arabs, who are the majo...

40 maps that explain the Middle East

The ethnic groups of the Middle East The most important color on this map of Middle Eastern ethnic groups is yellow: Arabs, who are the majo.

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The Israeli–Palestinian conflict has formed the core part of the wider Arab–Israeli conflict. It has widely been referred to as the world's "most intractable conflict".

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40 more maps that explain the world

The religious lines dividing today's Middle East 40 more maps that explain the world - The Washington Post

This is a physical map of the Middle East. It shows us the main landforms and waterways of the Middle Eastern countries.

This is a physical map of the Middle East. It shows us the main landforms and waterways of the Middle Eastern countries.

40 Maps That Explain the Middle East.  by Max Fisher on May 5, 2014.  [excellent article. ~TS]

40 maps that explain the Middle East

40 Maps that Explain the Middle East: Maps are a powerful tool for understanding the world, particularly the Middle East. This site has 40 maps that can be used in understanding the Middle East.

40 more maps that explain the world - The Washington Post

40 more maps that explain the world

Historical causation & understanding - Maps - Sunni and Shia populations in Middle East and Asia

The Sunni-Shia divide The story of Islam's division between Sunni and Shia started with the Prophet Mohammed's death in There was a pow.

Religious places - Middle East

These Are The Most Religious Places In The World — And What They're Practicing

A map of the world in 750 AD, at the height of the Muslim empire. This gives a sense of how vast and powerful it had become, barely one century after the founding of the religion that propelled its expansion.

40 maps that explain the Middle East

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