Islam in the Palestinian problem The current Palestinian issue We're home, as I had an introduction, I had been working in the Asia Economic Research Institute before coming to the University of Tokyo. Among the speakers of this forum, Sakai was the author of colleagues. First place I began to study the Middle East is the impact of the first oil shock. Because we launched the project of Middle East research at the Institute of Developing Economies that have a job around that time, I was studying Arabic, he began to study the Middle East. Then we are doing 0 nearly a year. The field Egypt is at the center, we have spread to the bottom from the modern Arab studies. So, we do Palestine problem watching, that every day, you must keep to the beginning of refuse that it is not an expert to continually analyze the news of the newspaper. This time, from the standpoint of Arab studies, the Palestinian problem is the Middle East and the Arab world, even the aim is to talk about the spread of the or rather a problem with the mean in considering the modern world.