Some countries that begin with the letter "K" are: Kenya, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kurdistan, Kosovo, Kuwait and Kyrgyzstan. The two nations of Korea, North Korea and South Korea, may also be included on a list of countries starting with "K." Karakalpakstan is an autonomous republic of Uzbekistan that is not recognized by the United Nations.Know More
Kenya is located in East Africa. Its capital city is Nairobi and, as of 2012, it had a population of approximately 44 million people. The country has a significant amount of land devoted to wildlife habitats and is home to elephants, leopards, lions, buffalo and rhinoceroses.
Kuwait is an oil-rich country located at the tip of the Persian Gulf next to Iraq and Saudi Arabia. In terms of total land area, it is one of the smallest countries in the world. Its government is a constitutional monarchy with an elected parliamentary system. As of 2013, Kuwait had a population of approximately 4 million people.
Kazakhstan, officially known as the Republic of Kazakhstan, is the ninth largest country in the world and the largest landlocked country in the world in terms of land area. Situated in Central Asia, it borders Russia, China, Uzbekistan, Turkmenistan and Kyrgyzstan. As of 2013, its population was estimated to be approximately 17 million.Learn more about Maps & Cartography
As of 2015, there are no countries with names that begin with the letter W. However, Western Sahara is a disputed territory formed from part of the former Spanish Sahara territory.Full Answer >
The 14 countries that border China are Russia, India, Kazakhstan, Mongolia, Pakistan, Myanmar, Afghanistan, Vietnam, Laos, Kyrgyzstan, Nepal, Tajikistan, North Korea and Bhutan. China's borders include land in East Asia, Southeast Asia, South Asia, Central Asia, Inner Asia and Northeast Asia.Full Answer >
Russia, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Moldova, Tajikistan and Armenia comprise the Commonwealth of Independent States, or CIS, as of 2014. Turkmenistan and Ukraine are both unofficial members of the organization. Georgia was a member of the CIS but left the group in 2008.Full Answer >
The names of some nondemocratic countries include the People's Republic of China, North Korea, Cuba, Kuwait, Vietnam, Laos, Brunei, Bahrain, Kazakhstan, Monaco, Jordan and Uzbekistan. Governments include republics, constitutional monarchies, absolute monarchies, theocracies and single-party movements.Full Answer >