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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
    2 KB (233 words) - 15:20, 30 March 2014
  • 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
  • Iran (category Countries in Asia)
    Persia, officially the Islamic Republic of Iran (IRI), is a country in Western Asia. It is bordered to the northwest by Armenia, the de facto independent
    32 KB (4,227 words) - 16:32, 13 November 2015
  • 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
    3 KB (345 words) - 03:13, 30 June 2015
  • Saudi Arabia (category Countries in Asia)
    officially known as the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, is the largest Arab state in Western Asia by land area (approximately 2,150,000 km2 (830,000 sq mi)), constituting
    6 KB (875 words) - 05:55, 6 September 2015
  • Iberian Y chromosomes originated in an Upper Paleolithic expansion from western Asia, along the northern rim of the Mediterranean basin. Smaller contributions
    6 KB (837 words) - 15:23, 3 September 2015
  • 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
    2 KB (294 words) - 15:33, 25 July 2014
  • 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 (393 words) - 12:24, 29 August 2015
  • 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
    113 KB (17,091 words) - 20:40, 3 September 2015
  • 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
  • Pakistan (category Countries in Asia)
    Republic of Pakistan is a country in South Asia, marking the region where South Asia converges with Central Asia and the Middle East. It is the sixth most
    9 KB (1,192 words) - 05:03, 31 July 2015
  • Palestine (category Asia)
    possible to move to Palestine. The Germans preferred to have them out of Western Europe, and the Zionists themselves wanted the Jews in Palestine to outnumber
    3 KB (412 words) - 15:23, 2 November 2014
  • 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 (630 words) - 16:05, 17 July 2015
  • Philippines (category Countries in Asia)
    Rep├║blika ng Pilipinas), is a sovereign island country in Southeast Asia situated in the western Pacific Ocean. To its north across the Luzon Strait lies Taiwan;
    2 KB (259 words) - 15:44, 14 August 2015
  • India (category Countries in Asia)
    India is a country on the Asian continent. It is the second most populated country in the world, and 7th largest by land area as well. Alphabetized
    23 KB (3,221 words) - 15:25, 26 October 2015
  • 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
    31 KB (3,814 words) - 21:17, 29 October 2015
  • Sri Lanka (category Countries in Asia)
    International Operations for Asia & the Middle East, on Sri Lanka's tourism, quoted on Hotel News Resources, "Best Western Identifies Sri Lanka and Bangladesh
    15 KB (2,024 words) - 18:34, 17 November 2014
  • 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) - 16:35, 29 September 2015

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