Posts made in June, 2007

How the [Middle] East Can Be Won

June 9, 2007 How the [Middle] East Can Be Won By Ted Burnett For thousands of years, the Middle East has been home to plenty of chaos. Located along the arid and rocky coastline of the southeastern edge of the Mediterranean Sea, this historic region has been occupied by almost every empire, such as Persian, Greek, Roman and Ottoman, resulting in lots of warring, tons of bloodshed and virtually no peace. Not much seems to have changed since the end of World War II and the forming of the country known today as Israel by the Jews. Israel is located on highly sensitive grounds called the “Holy Land” with its many religious and other significant sites. The area is considered sacred by three major religions, Christianity, Islam and Judaism, which all claim some...

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