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العالم العربي;

Middle East
(Near East)

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Arab World -- Wikipedia

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Ancient Near East

Arab World

Algeria, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Cyprus, Georgia, Bahrain, Egypt, Gaza Strip, Iraq, Iran, Israel, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Mauritania, Morocco, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudia Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, Turkey, United Arab Emirates, West Bank, and Yemen

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Map of the Ottoman Empire.


Ottoman Empire Map

from Imperial History of the Middle East: 5000 Years of History in 90 seconds -- Maps of War

The 90 second synopsis includes . . .

  • Note the recapitulation in about 3.5 seconds


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