What three religions began in the Middle East?
This city is considered holy for many religions.
Who are the main groups fighting in Israel?
The Arab Spring was a series of uprisings where people wanted:
What important natural resource can be found throughout the Persian Gulf area?
What is this area called that allows 20% of the world's oil to be shipped out of the Persian Gulf?
What is the name of the largest country on the Arabian Peninsula?
Which Middle Eastern country is in both Asia and Europe?
This summer in Saudi Arabia, this group that has had few rights will be given the right to drive motor vehicles.
This country has one of the lowest "freedom" scores in the world. Millions of refugees have fled the raging civil war.
These Palestinian territories are inside the borders of Israel.
This war happened on June 5-10th, 1967, and resulted in Israel capturing the Old City of Jerusalem, the West Bank, and other areas.
The Middle East and other areas were held for about 700 years by this empire, which collapsed as a result of World War I.
The source of a major conflict in the Middle East is the 1947 U.N. decision to give an area known as Palestine to Jews leaving Europe after the...