Embargo is an order that restricts or prohibits trade with other countries. The United Nations continued their embargo on trade with Iraq before the war. This severely damaged Iraq's economy
Who were the Berbers? They were the first people to live in North Africa. Almost all of Libya's 5.5 million people have mixed up the Berber and Arab heratige. During the A.D. 600s, the Arabs brought Islam and the Arabic language to North Africa.
What's the OPEC? It's the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries. Saudi Arabia Formed OPEC. Together they increased income from oil sales. Today OPEC countries supply more than 40% of the worlds oil. By increasing or reducing supply, they are able to influence world oil price
What are some crops of Egypt? Some crops are grain, cotton, and fruits. Although about 2% of Egypt's land is used for farming. Almost 29% of Egypt's people are in agriculture. The best farmland lies in the fertile Nile river valley.