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Arabs: Semitic people inhabiting the geographic and cultural region located primarily in Northern Africa and Western Asia
An Arab may be defined narrowly as a person descended from certain ancient tribes then inhabiting the Arabian Peninsula and surrounding areas or more broadly to include anyone who identifies as Arab, originates from an Arab country, participates in Arab culture and speaks the Arabic language. Arabs primarily live among the Arab states in Western Asia, Northern Africa, the Horn of Africa and Western Indian Ocean islands. They also live, in significant numbers, in the Americas, Western Europe, Indonesia, Israel, Turkey and Iran. The Arab diaspora is established around the world. Though Islam started in Arabia, uses the Arabic language natively and most Arabs are Muslims, only about 20% of Muslims are Arabs.


Iran, Palestinians denounce Sudan-Israel deal [Video]

Iran, Palestinians denounce Sudan-Israel deal

Israel and Sudan agreed on Friday to take steps to normalize relations in a deal brokered with the help of the United States. President Benjamin Netanyahu welcomed what he called the start of a “new..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:33Published
Analysis: Iran feeling heat from Israeli accord with Arab neighbours [Video]

Analysis: Iran feeling heat from Israeli accord with Arab neighbours

Credit: FRANCE 24 English     Duration: 03:23Published
Palestinians reject Israel-Bahrain deal [Video]

Palestinians reject Israel-Bahrain deal

Palestinians in Gaza burned pictures of Israeli, U.S., Bahraini and United Arab Emirates leaders on Saturday in protest over the two Gulf countries' moves to normalize ties with Israel. Fred Katayama..

Credit: Reuters - Politics     Duration: 01:17Published

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