What would the Middle East look like with more sensible borders?

November 9th, 2006

From the Armed Forces Journal is this article Blood borders that looks at how the Middle East would look if you drew the borders based on ethnicity, rather than the arbitrary borders drawn by the Europeans:

Middle East redrawn

It’s pretty interesting (and obviously politically impossible now). But the article mainly talks about the winners and losers in terms of land: but what about in terms of oil?