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An ancient irrigation system still operating throughout the Middle East and elsewhere.

Maritime boundaries of the Arab states in the Mediterranean

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Arab states with Mediterranean coastlines have claimed various forms of jurisdiction over the sea lying off their coasts. On occasion, this has caused disputes between them and their neighbours. Some of these disputes have been resolved through the ICJ; others have yet to be resolved and are complicated by existing political conflicts.