The location of the countries in the Middle East on a map of the region include Turkey to the northwest and Yemen and Oman on the south end of the Arabian Peninsula. Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Pakistan are on the east ab... More »

Among the capitals of countries in the Middle East are Baghdad, Tehran, Kuwait City, Kabul and Jerusalem. Riyadh, Beirut, Damascus, Abu Dhabi and Doha are also capital cities in the Middle East. More »

As of January 2015, the most powerful military in the Middle East belongs to Israel, claims UPI. In a study done by i24 News, it was shown that while Israel has a relatively small military budget at $15 billion, it has t... More »

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