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Klare, Current History, 2013 Prospects for conflict over disputed borders have declined, but conflict over maritime boundaries is growing. The cause of the melting ice is global pollution and the risks it carries are also global. Corruption is a deeply rooted cultural phenomenon. Most of the world's population growth will be concentrated in the poorest countries. For strategic reasons, because Turkey is a major U.