The Republic of Cyprus is a small island that is situated in the Eastern Mediterranean sea. It is 75 miles west of the eastern Syrian coast and 71 miles south of Turkey, with other countries such Israel, Egypt and Greece... More »

Cyprus is an island nation located in the Mediterranean Sea in Europe. The Republic of Cyprus has been a member of the European Union since 2004, and the island country has a population of approximately 800,000 inhabitan... More »

Cyprus is part of Europe and is the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Cyprus is a little more than half the size of Connecticut. The island country gained its independence from Britain on Aug. 16, 1960, acco... More »

Cyprus is an island nation located in the Mediterranean Sea in Europe. The Republic of Cyprus has been a member of the European Union since 2004, and the island country has a population of approximately 800,000 inhabitan... More »

Cyprus is part of Europe and is the third largest island in the Mediterranean Sea. Cyprus is a little more than half the size of Connecticut. The island country gained its independence from Britain on Aug. 16, 1960, acco... More »

Malta is a small island nation that is part of Southern Europe and is surrounded by the Mediterranean sea. It does not share any land borders with any countries but is located south of Sicily, Italy. The country has a to... More »

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The Fertile Crescent is made up of sections of Turkey, Syria, Iraq, Kuwait, Lebanon, Jordan, Cyprus, Israel, Palestine, Egypt and a small portion of Iran. Before the countries gained their modern names, the central area ... More »