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Middle East isn’t likely to ever become stable I have been reading about the Middle East the past few months — several books on the region and conducting some research on the net. It has been interesting. One thing I have gleaned from all this digging (well, actually two things) is that I doubt the region will ever be stable, at least not in my lifetime. The major religious factions, Shia (Iran, predominately Shia), Sunni (Iraq, predominately Sunni), Wahhabi (Saudi Arabia, predominately Wahhabi, supposedly the strictest form), Jewish (Israel) are so ideologically opposed to each other that a peaceful meeting …

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