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Saudi Arabia and Iran: Volatile Political Geography of Oil and Minorities

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Saudi Arabia and Iran: Volatile Political Geography of Oil and Minorities

By James M. Dorsey Discontent is bubbling over among the majority Shiite population in Saudi Arabia’s Eastern Province, home to the kingdom’s major oil fields and petrochemical industry. Disgruntlement is no less in the Iranian province of Khuzestan where up to 90 percent of Iran’s oil reserves are located. Iranian Arabs, who account for approximately…

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The Arab Daily News

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