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About Western Asia and the Middle East

Western Asia, West Asia, or Southwestern Asia is the westernmost part of Asia, it is a region at the crossroads between Asia, Africa and Europe. The terms have to some extent a similar notion as 'Middle East'.

The Sinai Peninsula is the only part of Egypt's territory located in Asia.

Interactive map of Western Asia, the Arabian Peninsula and the countries of Africa with a shoreline at the Red Sea.

Arabian Peninsula:

The Arabian Peninsula, the world's largest peninsula, situated in Southwest Asia with the Red Sea in south west, the Persian Gulf and the Gulf of Oman in west and the Arabian Sea in south east.

By political definition the countries situated on the peninsula are: the island nation of Bahrain, Qatar, situated on a peninsula itself, and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in east, Oman in southeast, and Yemen in south, Saudi Arabia in the center, Israel and the Palestinian territories on the northwest coast along the Mediterranean Sea. In the northern part of the peninsula is the Syrian Desert, which also includes northeastern Jordan, southeastern Syria, and western Iraq.  


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Countries in Western Asia and the Middle East:
Armenia | Azerbaijan | Bahrain | Cyprus | Georgia | Iran | Iraq | Israel | Jordan | Kuwait | Lebanon | Oman | Palestine | Qatar | Saudi Arabia | Syria | Turkey | United Arab Emirates | Yemen |

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