The Middle East is a transcontinental region centered on Western Asia, Cyprus,
Turkey ..... "Is There a Place Called 'the Middle East'?", The Journal of Turkish
Weekly, .... Crossr...
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,
Mar 27, 2015 ... So the 'Near East' would be when you stop being in Europe and are now in the '
East' .... We actually do call is Southwest Asia in the military.
Aug 20, 2014 ... Middle East, the lands around the southern and eastern shores of the ... who
tended to divide what they called the Orient into three regions.
The countries of the Middle East (also known as Southwest Asia).
Middle East? OR Near East? OR Southwest Asia? OR… ... region that lies
between Europe and distant parts of Asia (what they called the far east). The “
Middle East” is on the continent of Asia but many parts of. North Africa have
strong cultural ...
Map of Regions and Countries of Western Asia, the Middle East and the Arabian
North Africa/Southwest Asia (also known as the Mideast) is an excellent .... They
also learned how to grow important grains, called cereals, such as barley, wheat,
and rice. .... North Africa/Southwest Asia is also known as the Middle East. 2.
It can be changed by what used to be called a “wild card,” but is now called a “
black .... “Southwest Asia” isn't much used at State, which still prefers “Middle
Southwest Asia is often called the Middle East, a region that covers 18 countries.
The Middle East includes the Arabian Peninsula and extends to Iran in the.