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Old 9th October 2019, 08:37 PM   #2016
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Originally Posted by dudalb View Post
If you want the history of the Middle East..and it's mindless tribalism in a nutshell, remember the scene in "Lawrence Of Arabia" where Omar Sharif shoots an Arab of another tribe because he used his water hole.

If you're interested in the history of water wars then there's plenty more to choose from than just tribes in the desert of the Middle East.
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