What Countries Are Deserts Located In?

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The largest non-polar desert, the Sahara spans many different countries in North Africa including Algeria, Chad, Eritrea, Mali and Libya just to name a few. The Arabian Desert, located on the Arabian Peninsula, covers parts of Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Oman, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates and Yemen. The Kalahari Desert is located in Botswana, South Africa and Namibia. Other deserts include the Gobi in Asia.

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