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Western Asia - Wikipedia

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Western Asia, West Asia, Southwestern Asia or Southwest Asia is the westernmost subregion of Asia. The concept is in limited use, as it significantly overlaps with the Middle East ...

South West Asia / Middle East - People Like Me Viewer's Guide

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Southwest Asia, also called the Middle East, extends from Afghanistan in the east to Saudi Arabia in the West, ... Afghanistan is a country in South West Asia.

Why is southwest Asia called the middle east - Answers.com

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In relation to western Europe (instead of Asia) it is in the middle of the east.

Shouldnt the 'Middle East' be renamed South-West Asia? - Quora

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People confuse "The Middle East" with "The Greater Middle East". "The Middle East" is a .... What's in between east and west? What is the middle called?

What is the difference between west Asia and the Middle East ...

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Middle East Asia and West asia is the same region but depends upon who is referring to it. ... Shouldnt the "Middle East" be renamed South-West Asia? Is Turkey .... And if it's not, then why is it still called the Middle East, and not Southwe.

Is the Middle East different from Asia, or is it a part of Asia? And if it's ...

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The Middle East is definitely part of Asia, Asia usually begins past the Turkish ... Is the Middle East different from Asia, or is it a part of Asia? And if it's not, then why is it still called the Middle East, and not Southwest Asia?

Where is the Middle East? The Near East? The Far East ...

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Feb 24, 2012 ... It typically refers to southwest Asia, particularly Turkey, Lebanon, Syria, ... Oddly, in Asia, what we call the “Middle East” is called “Western Asia.

WESTERN ASIA AND THE MIDDLE EAST - Fact Monster

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WHY IS THE MIDDLE EAST CALLED A TROUBLE SPOT? WHICH TURKISH CITY LIES HALF IN ASIA AND HALF IN EUROPE? WHERE IS THE LOWEST ...

Middle East | region, Asia, Africa, and Europe | Britannica.com

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Aug 14, 2014 ... Middle East, the lands around the southern and eastern shores of the ... The central part of this general area was formerly called the Near East, ...

What are physical features of southwest Asia? | Reference.com

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Most commonly called the Middle East, southwest Asia is most notable for its vast territories. Countries that make up this region include Turkey, Saudi Arabia, ...