September 2012
New York Times Upfront;9/3/2012, Vol. 145 Issue 1, p18
The article offers information on religion and politics of the Middle East. It informs that the Middle East comprises of the Arab countries of North Africa and Iran, with maximum population of Muslims and a significant number of Christians and describes the difference in the religious ideologies of Sunnis and Shiites. It also mentions about the issues of differences between the Israelis and Palestinians and discusses the reasons behind high number of dictators in the Middle East countries.


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