Middle East Islamic studies course? Waseda University Faculty of Letters

Middle East problem / Palestinian problem - the window of world history

Middle East Islamic studies course? Waseda University Faculty of Letters Tip of world history Glossary teaching and learning Middle East problem / Palestine problem After the Second World War, is good to Israel founding of the Palestine, conflict of Arabs and Jews become serious, the Arab side in the early 1980s has evolved the following over the war with Israel Egypt as a leader. Middle East Islamic world, there are two problems that the current unstable elements of the world. One is the Palestinian problem of conflict of Arab and Israel due to Israel founding, the other one is the Iran and Iraq of the relationship is the Persian Gulf coastal states, have led to Iran = Iraq war Gulf War Iraq war. The two problems, religious conflict, in addition to the ethnic conflict, the United States and the Soviet Union two great powers until the Cold War, after the end of the Cold War is at stake is a problem that comes from the intervention of the United States as the major powers. While these two streams are closely related, where mainly summarized the process in the axial Palestine problem.