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Western Asia

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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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South West Asia / Middle East [ Afghanistan ]. Southwest Asia, also called the Middle East, extends from Afghanistan in the east to Saudi Arabia in the West, and ...

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

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No, the terms Middle East and Southwest Asia are not mutually equivalent. The Middle East at ...

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.

Southwest Asia Middle East Strategy at Harvard - Harvard University

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Mar 2, 2009 ... On the face of it, “Southwest Asia” looks like a geographic reference, and it ... at SUNY Binghamton, called the Program in Southwest Asian and North ... of ' Southwest Asia' instead of the Middle East as the area of crisis and of ...

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 ...

southwest asia (middle east) - Thomas County Schools

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The rivers of Southwest Asia (the Middle East) are important because much of this ... joins with the Tigris River to form one waterway called the Shaat al-Arab, ...

North Africa/ Southwest Asia - The Geoverse

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North Africa/Southwest Asia (also known as the Mideast) is an excellent example of a ... This is very fertile soil called alluvial soil. .... Worst off are the countries in the middle ... North Africa/Southwest Asia is also known as the Middle East. 2.

Southwest Asia (Middle East) Political Country Quiz

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Mar 8, 2009 ... Play this quiz called Southwest Asia (Middle East) Political Country Quiz and show off your skills.

North Africa and Southwest Asia - 2012 Book Archive

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The second region, Southwest Asia, includes Turkey, Iran, the Middle East, and the ..... Muhammad was the founder of the new religion, which he called Islam ...

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Why is southwest Asia called the middle east - Answers

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

Countries of the Middle East (Southwest Asia)

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The countries of the Middle East (also known as Southwest Asia).

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

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Middle East, the lands around the southern and eastern shores of the ... geographers and historians, who tended to divide what they called the Orient into three ...