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Is the Arab-Israeli conflict about religion?

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No. Religion is a very small part of the war and is often used (incorrectly) to label Israelis and Arabs since most Israelis are Jewish and most Arabs are Muslim. However, there are many Muslim Israelis and Christian Arabs and Christian Israelis.

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AnswerAn early example of religion and conflict was the crusades. A modern example of religion and conflict is jihad. Some may say that the conflict between Israel and Palestine is an example of religious conflict, but this is probably more about land and ethnic pride.

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