Asked in Asia, Middle East
Are the Middle East and East Asia the same thing?
Don't ever think that. East Asia is the eastern part of Asia, whereas the Middle East is the western part of Asia and the northeastern part of Africa. There are, depending on the definition, thousands of miles/kilometers splitting the two apart. The Middle East and Southwest Asia are the same thing, but both are different from East Asia. ...
Is China considered to be part of the Middle East?
China is not part of the Middle East, but rather the Far East or East Asia, which is a very different region. ...
Asked in Middle East
Is the Middle East part of Asia?
The Middle East is mostly in Asia, although Egypt is considered part of the Middle East, which is an African country. The Greater Middle East, which is an expansion of the Middle East by G8 standards, includes all of North Africa, parts of the Horn of Africa, and Afghanistan and Pakistan in addition to the traditional Middle East. ...
Asked in Countries, States, and Cities
What is the middle eastern nation in both Asia and Europe?
Turkey is a country that could be considered to be a part of Europe and a part of the Middle East. A small part of Turkey is in Europe, with the rest being in Asia and could be regarded as part of the Middle East. ...