Religion ... udover penge (som for nogen er en religion) er der få andre ting som har påvirket menneskeligheden i så stor grad - og sammen med menneskene har det også påvirket de grænsedragninger som vi kender idag. Specielt i mellemøsten går det hårdt for sig og det er tvivlsomt om det nogensinde får en ende ...
Religion ... apart from money (which for some is a religion) very few things have impacted on human life at such a large degree - and along with humans, borders have shifted too. Especially in the middle east is has been hot for centuries ... is is doubtful wether it will ever end ...
An article by Ralph Peters in the June 2006 issue of the Armed Forces Journalimagines a redrawn map of the Middle East, where borders are shifted and new states are created to address local — and, thanks to the attention given to the Israel-Palestine situation, less well-known — injustices: ethnic groups separated by international borders are united, stateless minorities are given homelands (e.g. Kurdistan). No more than a thought experiment, but one bound to generate controversy. [...]
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