Definition: This entry includes three subfields. Total area is the sum of all land and water areas delimited by international boundaries and/or coastlines. Land area is the aggregate of all surfaces delimited by international boundaries and/or coastlines, excluding inland water bodies (lakes, reservoirs, rivers). Water area is the sum of the surfaces of all inland water bodies, such as lakes, reservoirs, or rivers, as delimited by international boundaries and/or coastlines.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Area map
The Syrian people do not deserve what is happening in their country
CNN - 9/24/2016 5:03:33 AM
Shihan, a government-held area, used to be right on the front line ... And they don't deserve what is happening to their country. The problem is that Syria has become a battlefield for world and regional powers and that the warring factions hate each ...
Buhari Leaves U.S., Asks Countries To Fulfil Humanitarian Crisis Relief Pledges
Channels Television - 9/24/2016 10:21:30 PM
He also asked countries that had pledged support to address the humanitarian crisis in the Lake Chad area. President Buhari expressed hopes that Nigeria would, before the next convergence of world leaders, begin to reap the results from all the meetings.
The Hudson River Valley: Close by, but a world away
New Jersey Online - 9/24/2016 9:49:53 AM
A designated as a National Heritage Area, the Valley is steeped in steeped in ... Nearly 3,000 students from every U.S. state and 30-plus countries attend the CIA, considered the world's premiere cooking school. Dinner at the CIA was undoubtedly a ...
Climate Change May Cut the World’s Coffee Supply by Half
Nature World News - 9/23/2016 4:14:38 AM
According to a new report from The Climate Institute, an independent research organization in Australia, the global area suitable ... by developing countries and is worth around $19 billion worldwide in 2015. People all over the world are drinking around ...
Area Golf Notebook : Greatest golf champ? Kathy Whitworth
The Florida Times-Union Jacksonville - 9/24/2016 10:14:21 PM
To help launch the World Golf Hall ... Wellesley (Mass.) Country Club. Quinn shot 164 to beat the 168 cut by four shots, and Caldabaugh shot 167. Both were eliminated in the first round of match play. The 14th annual Jacksonville Area Golf Association ...
Charmed by Zim village tour
herald.co.zw - 9/23/2016 11:05:38 PM
Lovemore Meya Lifestyle Correspondent The thought of visiting Zimbabwe for the first time might not entice a foreigner because of the negative publicity the country gets from the outside world ... they decided to visit the area to access progress made ...
Worst Countries For Deforestation By Woodland Area Losses
worldatlas.com - 8/31/2016 10:39:49 AM
The rainforests of Amazons have one of the richest biodiversity in the world, with an estimated 15,000 tree species ... Bolivia and Peru are two of the other seven countries where the rainforests of Amazon occur. Peru has the second largest portion ...
The Boneyard has been history's holding area
Stars and Stripes - 9/22/2016 7:46:24 PM
The 309th Aerospace Maintenance and Regeneration Group started out as a place to store B-29 bombers and C-47 cargo planes after the end of World War II ... the story of their times at museums around the country. The oldest intact aircraft at “the ...
CHARITY TENNIS IN LOS ANGELES AREA ‘BIG BANG THEORY’ STAR KALEY CUOCO TO JOIN THE ANNUAL BRYAN BROS. V-GRID TENNIS FEST ON SEPT 25
10sBALLS Tennis - 9/23/2016 4:57:35 AM
25, at the Spanish Hills Country Club in Camarillo ... Johnson is currently ranked No. 23 in the ATP World Tour rankings, and Isner is No. 25. Tennis fans can purchase courtside seats for $100 (children under 17 $40) on the event website at ...
Shizuoka: Where writers go to hide from the world
Japan Times - 9/24/2016 2:14:44 PM
During his 14 years in the country he became a Japanese citizen and even took ... Kansuke Naka (1885-1965) who fled to the area during World War II. As if the ghost of Hearn was watching, the kindly gents volunteered to take me round some sights of ...
Fit Kids? Team, Co-Led By UND Kinesiologist Grant Tomkinson, Gives American Children Low Marks On Global Fitness-Level Report Card
undnews.areavoices.com - 9/23/2016 5:22:03 PM
“It’s important to know how kids in Canada or America fare on the world stage, for example, because we can always learn from other countries with fitter kids.” The study involved analyzing 20-meter shuttle data, also called the beep test, from 1.1 ...
How Li Na and the $225 million Wuhan Open took on the world
CNN - 9/22/2016 10:02:24 PM
It was leased for 15 years to the Wuhan Sports Development Investment Co. Last year, in an area that was far from developed three ... Wuhan is also home to the country's first college of tennis. Tennis is one of three sports -- soccer and swimming are ...