Notes 2-26-07

Notes 2-26-07 - Quiz 4 Wednesday Middle East Paper due...

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Quiz 4 Wednesday Middle East Paper due Friday and Quiz on Rules of simulation Iran Large old country Majority population are Persians Monotheistec religion: Zorro, oneness in nature Good thoughts, works, and deeds Jews and Pertains Majority are Shia Revolution 1979 Turned more to Shia after The people wanted to overthrow because was going against religion. Revolution Theocratic government Religious one and president two (not a priest but bureaucrat) True leader of Iran is the religious government Iran and Iraq were enemies during Hussein American invasion to Iraq gave power to Iran. Why? Reveals US weakness since army is visibly strong but when implemented is weak. World concerned with their ability to produce uranium and thus, nuclear bombs. This gives them respect and power. Support from Russia and China Supposed to stop production but didn’t Also produce oil and natural gas Level two: Oil revenue. As price goes up, they have more money. Able to spend
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  • Winter '07
  • Stover,William
  • religious government Iran, Hussein American invasion, Revolution Theocratic government, old country Majority

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