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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Middle_East

The Middle East is a transcontinental region centered on Western Asia and Egypt in North ... Most of the countries that border the Persian Gulf have vast reserves of crude oil, with ... The Middle East, if I may adopt a term which I have not seen, will some day need its Malta, as .... In modern-day-country terms they are these: ...

simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/Persian_Gulf

Its location is in the Middle East. ... The waters are generally not very deep. ... There are many countries with borders touching the Persian Gulf. If taken in a clockwise direction, these countries are from the north: Iran, United Arab Emirates , ...

www.answers.com/Q/Which_middle_east_countries_border_the_red_sea

The following countries partially border or touch the Red Sea Eastern shore: ... The Middle East is not only bordered by the Caspian Sea, but the Mediterranean,  ...

www.worldatlas.com/webimage/countrys/me.htm

The western border of the Middle East is defined by the Mediterranean Sea, where ... Saudi Arabia, Yemen, and Oman border these waters, with Iraq and Jordan ... it is not an official member of the United Nations and is not considered to be its ...

www.vox.com/a/maps-explain-the-middle-east

Mar 26, 2015 ... Here are 40 maps crucial for understanding the Middle East — its history, .... later became the official borders of independence, whether they made sense or not. .... That's part of why these two countries have sometimes seen ...

www.theatlantic.com/international/archive/2015/02/the-middle-east-that-might-have-been/385410

Feb 13, 2015 ... Amid the collapse of the Ottoman Empire following World War I, the region's .... attempt to erase Middle Eastern borders—might have been avoided if ... the fundamental dilemmas involved in drawing, or not drawing, borders.

wikitravel.org/en/Middle_East

The Middle East is a region in western Asia and north-eastern Africa. ... and definitions of the Middle East vary; it is not simply a geographical term, but also a ... Sometimes Azerbaijan is considered a part of the Middle East, as a border region ... of these countries are influenced by Islamic Law; a few are entirely based on it.

blog.oup.com/2017/09/borders-state-sovereignty-middle-east

Sep 17, 2017 ... However, statehood and domestic sovereignty in the Middle East and ... challenges that many of these states are facing are not making the ...

www.foreignaffairs.com/articles/middle-east/2016-04-14/does-middle-east-need-new-borders

Apr 14, 2016 ... New borders in the Middle East will not restore stability because the ... states of the Middle East following the dissolution of the Ottoman Empire.