Author : Muhammed Hashim Hussein, Lect.
Basra studies journal,
Volume 22, Issue 1994, Pages 137-162
The objectives of the current study was to show the natural and political changes and international dependence of the Shatt al-Arab. The research discussed the natural history of Shatt al-Arab waterway since explosion of southern edges of its Delta to continuous changes primarily landing ground and precipitation that leading the behavioral change of geomorphologic charectristics. Many rivers such as changing the Shatt and the lower parts of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers. The study also discussed commercial and strategic importance of this river and also discussed the border disputes between the Ottoman (Iraq), Persia (now Iran) conflict between the two giants because of its strategic importance for both countries. Through search pages the health research hypothesis and is still the name of the Shatt al-Arab (SHATT AL ARAB) installed on all foreign maps and marine aladmiralih Arabic Which are the reference basis for closer geographical features and navigational routes in oceans, seas and rivers.