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MAP: Kurdish Cities in The Middle East

This map – of unknown date – depicts major Kurdish cities in the Middle East, spread across the following current nations; Iran,

MAP: Kurdish Areas in Northern Iraq, 2003

Map of Kurdish areas, and Kurdish-controlled areas in Northern Iraq during 2003 – includes the areas controlled by the Kurdistan Democratic Party

MAP: Greater Kurdistan

This is a modern-day map depicting the extent of Greater Kurdistan, sourced from the Foundation-Kurdish Institute of Paris. It features the assumed

MAP: The Estimated Thickness of the World’s Crust (km)

MAP showing all the estimated thickness of the Earth’s crust around the World in km (kilometers) – via United States Geological Survey

MAP: Earthquake Epicenters around the World, 1963-1998

MAP showing all of the Earthquake epicenters around the World between 1963 and 1998, totaling 358,214 events – via DTAM project (NASA)

MAP: Primary and Secondary Tectonic Plates on Earth

MAP showing all of the Primary and Secondary Tectonic Plates around the World – via United States Geological Survey (USGS) MORE INFO:

MAP: Kurdish-Inhabited Areas in the Middle East, 1992

Map of Kurdish-inhabited areas in the Middle East and the Soviet Union. Image from the 1992 CIA World Factbook depicting Kurdish-inhabited areas

MAP: Kurdish-Inhabited Areas in the Middle East & USSR, 1986

Map of Kurdish-inhabited areas in the Middle East and the Soviet Union. Image from the 1986 CIA World Factbook depicting Kurdish-inhabited areas

3D IMAGE: Gibralter & Cueta, disputed by Spain & Morocco

A 3D topography perspective of The Straits of Gibraltar, created by NASA in 2003, depicting Gibraltar which is controlled by the UK

FLAG: Unofficial Flag of the Uninhabited Navassa Island

The United States of America claims sovereignty over this uninhabited island, and they currently control it, but Haiti has disputed this sovereignty

MAP: Progression of Loss of Palestinian Land (1946-2000)

This map shows the incredible progression of loss of Palestinian Lands, to Israeli Settlers between 1946 and 2000. As you can see,

MAP: West Bank, Gaza Strip and Israeli Settlements, 2007

This map show the intricate web of borders, no-go areas and areas with limited access that is part and parcel of daily

INFOGRAPHIC: The Battle for Libya’s Oil – Africa’s Largest Reserve

According to Al-Jazeera: Oil is the lifeblood of the Libyan economy. Prior to the 2011 revolution that toppled Muammar Gaddafi, Libya produced

INFOGRAPHIC: 99% of Egyptian Women Subjected to Sexual Harassment

99% of Egyptian women have been subjected to sexual harassment at home, in work or in the streets, including mob attacks and

CARTOON: Hunger Strike for Palestinian Prisoners’ Rights

This Carlos Latuff cartoon poster visits one of his most popular subjects, the Palestinian question, and this particular image highlights the #HS4Palestine
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