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  • East is a geographical region that encompasses roughly a majority of Western Asia (excluding the Caucasus) as well as Egypt. The term is used as a synonym
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  • Mediterranean Basin (the adjoining coastal areas of southeastern Europe, western Asia and northern Africa) as well as northern Iran at the south end of the
    911 bytes (141 words) - 12:23, 23 April 2014
  • Palestine (category Countries in Asia)
    Palestine is a geographic region in Western Asia between the Mediterranean Sea and the Jordan River. It is sometimes considered to include adjoining territories
    7 KB (920 words) - 02:24, 9 May 2016
  • Kuwait (category Countries in Asia)
    Kuwait, officially the State of Kuwait, is an Arab country in Western Asia. Situated in the northern edge of Eastern Arabia at the tip of the Persian Gulf
    7 KB (991 words) - 12:44, 11 March 2016
  • Iberian Y chromosomes originated in an Upper Paleolithic expansion from western Asia, along the northern rim of the Mediterranean basin. Smaller contributions
    8 KB (963 words) - 21:41, 19 March 2016
  • Azerbaijan (category Countries in Asia)
    Caspian Sea coastal city. Located at the crossroads of Eastern Europe and Western Asia, it is bounded by the Caspian Sea to the east, Russia to the north, Georgia
    9 KB (1,024 words) - 15:50, 26 April 2016
  • Iran (category Countries in Asia)
    geostrategic importance because of its central location in Eurasia and Western Asia, and its proximity to the Strait of Hormuz. The Persian Constitutional
    66 KB (8,996 words) - 02:36, 9 May 2016
  • my friend Joseph Brodsky, who prefers to reserve for it the name of "Western Asia." In these decades of the 20th century, Central Europe seems to exist
    19 KB (2,165 words) - 04:12, 30 June 2015
  • civilians. The result was that the whole of western Asia, and of what we call the Near East, including Asia Minor Egypt, Palestine, Syria, Babylonia, Mesopotamia
    3 KB (417 words) - 14:17, 9 May 2016
  • civilians. The result was that the whole of western Asia, and of what we call the Near East, including Asia Minor Egypt, Palestine, Syria, Babylonia, Mesopotamia
    116 KB (17,530 words) - 15:51, 20 April 2016
  • continent in massive invasions about 15,000 years ago, certainly from Western Asia and possibly also from Europe. The descendants of those invaders who
    27 KB (4,146 words) - 17:29, 16 June 2015
  • Mesopotamian merchants spread their commercial institutions far and wide, into Western Asia, Egypt and Europe. The ancient inhabitants of Babylonia used the word
    28 KB (4,029 words) - 19:58, 13 September 2015
  • Indonesia (category Countries in Asia)
    Indonesia is a sovereign state in Southeast Asia and Oceania. Indonesia is an archipelago comprising approximately 17,508 islands. It encompasses 33 provinces
    5 KB (644 words) - 17:14, 15 February 2016
  • Philippines (category Countries in Asia)
    Pilipinas), is an island country in Southeastern Eurasia situated in the western Pacific Ocean. To its north across the Luzon Strait lies Taiwan; west across
    4 KB (444 words) - 17:49, 15 February 2016
  • Japan (category Countries in Asia)
    Japan, also known as Nippon, is an island country in eastern Asia. Located in the Pacific Ocean, it lies to the east of the Sea of Japan, China, North
    38 KB (4,983 words) - 01:05, 23 May 2016
  • country in southern Eurasia, marking the region where South Asia converges with Central Asia and the Middle East. It is the sixth most heavily populated
    10 KB (1,245 words) - 17:50, 15 February 2016
  • Sri Lanka (category Islands in Asia)
    Indian Ocean off the southern coast of the Indian subcontinent in South Asia; formerly known until 1972 as Ceylon, Sri Lanka has maritime borders with
    25 KB (3,168 words) - 15:48, 28 March 2016
  • Jerusalem (category Cities in Asia)
    sites of seminal religious importance, among them the Temple Mount and its Western Wall, the Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the Dome of the Rock and al-Aqsa
    10 KB (1,372 words) - 22:52, 5 December 2015
  • Lebanon (category Countries in Asia)
    and even violently backing the anti-Western and anti-democratic side. With no one supporting Lebanon’s pro-Western and pro-democratic side, there was ever
    5 KB (542 words) - 17:50, 15 February 2016
  • Kelly, "Asian Multiculturalism: 5 Masters Theses to be Written" (24 May 2010), Asian Security Blog: International Relations of Asia. Northeast Asians, Chinese
    61 KB (7,751 words) - 06:42, 28 May 2016

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