Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Roadways map
The streets are calm but Greece is haunted by fear of civil strife
theguardian.com - 7/4/2015 6:34:02 PM
And it threatens to open deep fissures that have lain hidden for generations, having first emerged in the violent aftermath of the second world ... the road. Tsipras’s shock announcement of the popular vote, four days before the expiry of the country ...
U.S. women have traveled tough road en route to World Cup final
The Herald of Everett - 7/3/2015 11:57:21 PM
Since women's soccer was first recognized as a competitive international sport some 25 years ago, no country has enjoyed more success than the United States, which has won four of five Olympic gold medals and two World ... have made in-roads in the ...
Deciding on the road not taken in Afghanistan
Los Angeles Times - 7/2/2015 11:58:32 PM
considering the cost of the thrice-weekly flights — requires choosing between two of the most dangerous roadways in the war-racked country. The once relatively safe northern route entails a six-hour journey across the scenic landscapes of Parwan province ...
Pakistan now among 95 countries to have met sanitation MDG: UN report
Dawn - 7/3/2015 11:11:24 AM
“Toilet use is becoming the new norm in rural Pakistan. A country on the road to modernity with unprecedented uptake of toilets, has met the sanitation MDG. I would like to congratulate the Government of Pakistan and its development partners on achieving ...
Man, 28, mauled to death by alligator in Texas
The Star - 7/4/2015 3:56:33 PM
This is Gator Country, after all, home to about half a million alligators ... the arm and dragged him underwater near the bank of Mac Pond, just off Lake Charlotte Road in Chambers County. Kaleb’s father, 42-year-old James Hurley, ran into the water ...
How the women of Marikana are taking on the World Bank
Al JAZEERA - 7/4/2015 1:33:23 PM
Rivers of money But, despite what some regard as a rather neutered final product, hindered by obstructive police participation and even attempts to falsify and destroy evidence, Meyersfeld believes the world's third ... Mandela's ANC won the country's ...
The 10 Best & 10 Worst U.S. States to Visit on a Road Trip This Summer
Alter Net - 7/2/2015 11:58:32 PM
Or maybe you're finally ready to make that most epic journey: The cross-country ... of the open road. As Kerouac wrote in his Beat classic, "I was surprised, as always, by how easy the act of leaving was, and how good it felt. The world was suddenly ...
Flint native is building bridges and roads around the world as a member of the U.S. Navy
MLive - 7/4/2015 5:58:15 PM
FLINT, MI -- A Flint native and 2000 Northern High School graduate is building bridges and roads around the world as a member of the U.S ... has allowed me to become humble after seeing different countries and cultures," said Thames.
The Economist online - 7/3/2015 10:57:05 AM
If American roads were as safe per-mile-driven as Ireland’s, the number of lives saved each year would be equivalent to preventing all the murders in the country. In most of the rich world, far fewer people die in road accidents these days; cars are much ...
Paul Riley's notebook: Analyzing the matchup for the Women's World Cup final
OregonLive - 7/3/2015 12:08:40 PM
Women's soccer is taking center stage worldwide this month as the top countries in the world go head-to-head ... I think this epitomizes the U.S. team's road to the World Cup final vs. Japan. Early in the tournament the U.S. team looked meek, predictable ...
Wheatfield man keeps up red, white and blue tradition started by his Navy veteran dad
Niagara Gazette - 7/4/2015 2:44:58 PM
WHEATFIELD — An Errick Road man likes to show his love of country with ... According to his widow, Shirley, his service to the country in the Navy, during World War II, made him really appreciate the U.S. flag and all that it stands for.
Tunisia's leader calls for emergency, country 'not safe'
The News & Advance - 7/4/2015 1:08:56 AM
TUNIS, Tunisia (AP) — Tunisia's president says the country is "not safe" from further extremist attacks ... (AP) — The black two-story shed still stands out back at 1915 Moonlight Road — a haunting reminder of the brutal dog fights that took place ...
We can’t be defined by our divisions
The News Leader - 7/4/2015 7:24:09 PM
To remain a strong country and a world leader, we must run on stronger fuel than the ... The countless volunteers and public servants who keep the hungry fed, the roads safe and the schools open show us our best selves. In the Shenandoah Valley, it ...
Flood-damaged roads in Edmond will be open by the 4th
KOKH FOX 25 - 7/3/2015 6:32:14 AM
Roads in Edmond plagued by sinkholes are expected to be back ... to address what critics say is the epidemic of gun violence in an allegedly advanced country. WASHINGTON (SINCLAIR BROADCAST GROUP) - The deaths of nine church members in Charleston, South ...
Country music finds a home in Kenya
San Francisco Gate - 7/2/2015 11:58:32 PM
American country music has found audiences around the world, introduced by U.S. soldiers to Japan ... Country music’s stories of love, family, chivalry, the land, faith, roads and working-class life resonate with many people here, said David Kimotho ...