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Worldfocus Radio: Demographics of the Arab World

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Worldfocus Radio: Demographics of the Arab World

The Arab world has over 350 million people and stretches from the Atlantic Ocean to the Persian Gulf. Most of its countries also share a set of demographic issues, including a youth population explosion and gender inequality. Martin Savidge hosts Magda Abu-Fadil and Bernard Haykel to discuss Arab demography.

Posted: March 11, 2010 15:45   Comments: 3
Young Iraqi Kurds more concerned with finding jobs

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Young Iraqi Kurds more concerned with finding jobs

On Sunday, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki ventured to the Kurdish autonomous region and promised to settle long disputes that have threatened Iraq's stability. But a Worldfocus contributing blogger writes that young Kurds are more concerned with jobs than with a history that none of them experienced.

Posted: August 3, 2009 10:13   Comments: 0
Israel’s Bedouin resist the tide of modernization

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Israel’s Bedouin resist the tide of modernization

The Bedouin Arabs of Israel's Negev desert find themselves in a strange limbo as they seek basic accommodations. The Israeli government provides certain amenities for the Bedouin, but many of their villages are considered unrecognized and receive little to no services. A Worldfocus blogger writes about their position within Israel.

Posted: July 14, 2009 11:42   Comments: 1
Israeli Arabs and Jews remain on edge after riots

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Israeli Arabs and Jews remain on edge after riots

Approximately 20 percent of Israeli citizens are Arab. In Acre -- a northern Israeli city with a mixed population of Jews and Arabs -- tensions remain high following four nights of rioting and sectarian violence.

Posted: October 13, 2008 08:25   Comments: 1

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