By Tami Amanda Jacoby, Brent Sasley

This ebook addresses the necessity to redefine safeguard within the center East. The individuals to the quantity come from a wide selection of backgrounds, yet have a typical curiosity in discussion in aid of peace within the center East. to aim to redefine protection in a time of flux and confusion is a tough yet beneficial venture, yet this ebook goals to place ahead new suggestions, new rules, and new discourses approximately defense.

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This is certainly the case with respect to Israel and a Palestinian state. Israel and the West Bank and Gaza share three natural sources of water: the mountain aquifer; the coastal aquifer; and the Jordan Valley basin. The mountain aquifer is recharged mainly by rainfall in the West Bank and flows naturally into three basins. Two of the flows go west and north-east into Israel, and the third goes east into the West Bank (Assaf, al Khatib, Kally and Shuval, 1993: 5). 38 Because of serious over-pumping in Gaza, the wells have become overly salinated.

E. provide it with a greater degree of national security? Clearly a state needs military capabilities. It also needs four other types of capability: political legitimacy; ethnic and religious tolerance; economic capabilities; and available essential natural resources. Why not include other variables discussed in the liberal literature, such as population growth rates, population migrations, environmental hazards, or even diffusion of knowledge and technology (Holsti, 1995: 43)? Certainly these variables contribute to the pressures on regimes and societies, and the territories they occupy.

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