Eastern Mediterranean

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The Eastern Mediterranean.

The Eastern Mediterranean denotes the countries geographically to the east of the Mediterranean Sea. This region is commonly interpreted in two ways; the region of Syria plus Cyprus (also known as the Levant) which limits the definition to Asia, or the Levant plus Greece, Turkey, and Egypt, thereby including European and African components to the definition.

The eastern Mediterranean[1][2][3][4] populations share not only geographic position, but cuisine, certain customs, and a very long intertwined history.

The countries and territories of the Eastern Mediterranean include:


The following countries could be sometimes included under the term North-eastern Mediterranean:[31]

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  32. ^ Security and Environment in the Mediterranean Page 607
  33. ^ Security and Environment in the Mediterranean Page 607
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  40. ^ Security and Environment in the Mediterranean Page 607
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  42. ^ Security and Environment in the Mediterranean Page 607