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Member states

  • Developing Article Afghanistan: A Islamic republic in Central Asia, with an unstable but elected government; borders China, Iran, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan [e]
  • Developing Article Albania: Republic in south-eastern Europe (population c. 3.6 million; capital Tirana), with a long Adriatic coastline on the west and land borders with Montenegro, Kosovo, Macedonia and Greece. [e]
  • Developed Article Algeria: North African republic that constitutionally recognises Islam plus Arab and Berber ethnic groups; second-largest African nation, population about 34,000,000. [e]
  • Stub Azerbaijan: A country variously considered part of Central Asia or Southwestern Asia, with a shore on the Caspian Sea, major borders with Iran and Russia, a tense border with Armenia and a small European portion north of the Caucasus Mountains [e]
  • Stub Bahrain: A kingdom in the Middle East which forms an archipelago lying in the Persian Gulf. [e]
  • Stub Bangladesh: Country in southern Asia, bordering the Bay of Bengal, between Burma and India. [e]
  • Stub Brunei: Country in North Borneo. [e]
  • Stub Burkina Faso: Landlocked West African nation with significant gold reserves and an economy based primarily on cotton; formerly a French colony (population about 18 million). [e]
  • Stub Cameroon: (population 18 million) A country located in West/Central Africa which shares boundaries with Chad to the north, Nigeria to the west, Central African Republic to the east, Congo, Gabon and Equatorial Guinea to the south. [e]
  • Developing Article Chad: A landlocked country in East Africa and the Sahel, forming the western border of the Darfur Conflict, and having newly discovered oil running by pipeline to Cameroon on the Atlantic coast of West Africa [e]
  • Stub Comoros: Federal island republic, spanning an archipelago of three islands and minor islets in the Indian Ocean, off Mozambique. [e]
  • Cote d'Ivoire: Add brief definition or description
  • Stub Djibouti: Republic located along the north-east coast of Africa, adjacent to the Horn of Africa. [e]
  • Developing Article Egypt: A country in the northeastern corner of Africa, bordering Sudan, Libya, the Mediterranean Sea and the Red Sea [e]
  • Stub Gabon: Coastal nation of West Africa with Libreville its capital; former French colony with an oil-dominated economy (pop. about 1,500,000). [e]
  • Gambia: Add brief definition or description
  • Guinea: Please do not use this term in your topic list, because there is no single article for it. Please substitute a more precise term. See Guinea (disambiguation) for a list of available, more precise, topics. Please add a new usage if needed.
  • Stub Guinea-Bissau: Republic located along the west coast of Africa, bounded by Senegal to the north and Guinea to the south and east, with the Atlantic Ocean to its west. [e]
  • Stub Guyana: Republic in South America, formerly known as British Guiana, bordered by Venezuela, Suriname, and Brazil. [e]
  • Stub Indonesia: A country in Southeast Asia. [e]
  • Stub Iran: Country in the Middle East. [e]
  • Stub Iraq: Country in the Middle East, currently transitioning from rule by the US. [e]
  • Stub Jordan: An Arab country of the Middle East, landlocked and bordered by Iraq, Israel, Saudi Arabia, Syria, and the West Bank of Palestine [e]
  • Stub Kazakhstan: A landlocked central Asian nation, formerly part of the Soviet Union, bordered by China, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Turkmenistan and Uzbekistan [e]
  • Developing Article Kuwait: Country on the Persian Gulf bordering Iraq to the north and Saudi Arabia to the south; population of 2.5 million. [e]
  • Stub Kyrgyzstan: A landlocked central Asian nation, formerly part of the Soviet Union; after a coup, it successfully held democratic elections [e]
  • Developed Article Lebanon: a country in the Middle East. It borders Syria to the north and east, Israel to the south, and the Mediterranean Sea to the west. Its official language is Arabic, although French is widely spoken. The capital and largest city of Lebanon is Beirut. [e]
  • Stub Libya: North African revolutionary republic led by Muammar Gaddafi, which normalised diplomatic ties with the West in 2003; fourth-largest African nation, population about 6,000,000. [e]
  • Malaysia: Country in Southeast Asia; a peninsula bordering Thailand and the northern one-third of the island of Borneo, Indonesia, Brunei, and the South China Sea; south of Vietnam [e]
  • Stub Maldives: Island republic consisting of twenty-six atolls, 400 kilometres south-west of India in the Indian Ocean. [e]
  • Stub Mali: Landlocked republic in Africa, bounded north-west by Mauritania, north-east by Algeria, west by Senegal, east by Niger, and south by Burkina Faso, Ivory Coast, and Guinea. [e]
  • Stub Mauritania: Republic located on the west coast of Africa, bounded north by Western Sahara, north-east by Algeria, east and south-east by Mali, and south by Senegal, with access to the Atlantic Ocean in the west [e]
  • Developing Article Morocco: An Arab monarchy of western North Africa, nonaligned but generally moderate, with a slow-growing economy [e]
  • Stub Mozambique: Republic in Africa, bounded north by Zambia, Malawi, and Tanzania, west by Zimbabwe, south-west by South Africa and Swaziland, with access to the Indian Ocean in the east. [e]
  • Developing Article Niger: A country in Western Africa, with one of the worst qualities of life in the world. [e]
  • Developing Article Nigeria: Country on the coast of West Africa, bordering the Atlantic Ocean in the south, Niger to the north, Benin to the west, and Cameroon to the east. [e]
  • Stub Oman: Country located in Southwest Asia which borders the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia and Yemen. [e]
  • Developing Article Pakistan: Country in southern Asia, established as a Muslim state split from India in 1947, bordering the Arabian Sea to the south, India to the east, Iran and Afghanistan to the west, and China to the north. [e]
  • Developing Article Palestinian Authority: The elected government, not fully sovereign, of the Occupied Territories of Palestine [e]
  • Stub Qatar: A small oil-rich state in the Persian Gulf [e]
  • Developing Article Saudi Arabia: A country in the Middle East, governed by a monarchy under Islamic law, which includes the most revered sites in Islam, and also dominates the world's oil economy. [e]
  • Developing Article Senegal: Once a French colony, now an influential yet Highly Indebted Poor Country with diplomatic and military impact well beyond its borders [e]
  • Sierra Leone: Former British colony on the coast of West Africa, extremely rich in resources including blood diamonds, temperate climate, but failed state due to repeated civil wars and banditry; capital, Freetown, was a significant convoy port in WWII [e]
  • Developing Article Somalia: A country located in the Horn of Africa, bordering Djibouti to the northwest, Kenya on its southwest, the Gulf of Aden at its north, the Indian Ocean at its east, and Ethiopia to the west. [e]
  • Developing Article Sudan: A nation in East Africa/Horn of Africa, with the largest land area of any country in Africa, and near-continuous civil wars since British independence in 1956; effectively a federation of Arab and African parts, with the southern region voting for independence in 2011. [e]
  • Stub Suriname: Republic located on the north coast of South America, bounded by Guyana in the west, French Guiana in the east, Brazil in the south, and the Atlantic Ocean to the north. [e]
  • Stub Syria: Country in the Middle East, facing the Mediterranean Sea, and sharing borders with Iraq, Israel, Jordan, Lebanon and Turkey. [e]
  • Stub Tajikistan: Bordered by Afghanistan, Iran, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan, a landlocked, predominantly Muslim, nation of Central Asia, formerly part of the Soviet Union [e]
  • Stub Togo: Republic located on the west coast of Africa. The country is bounded by Burkina Faso in the north, Benin in the east and Ghana in the west, with access to the Atlantic Ocean. [e]
  • Developing Article Tunisia: Country in the North African Maghreb region that gained independence from France in 1956 and was the first to see governmental change in the 2011 Arab Spring. [e]
  • Developing Article Turkey: A secular Islamic republic (population 71.9 million; capital Ankara) extending from Eastern Thrace in Europe across the peninsula of Asia Minor; meets the Black Sea to the north, the Aegean to the west and the Mediterranean to the south; has land borders with Greece and Bulgaria in Europe, and Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Iran, Iraq and Syria. [e]
  • Developing Article Turkmenistan: Once a constituent part of the Soviet Union, now an independent Central Asian nation neighboring Afghanistan, Iran, Kazakhstan and Uzbekistan and with coast on the Caspian Sea [e]
  • Developing Article Uganda: Landlocked republic in East Africa, located on the equator, bordering the northern and western shores of Lake Victoria. [e]
  • Developing Article United Arab Emirates: Federation of the seven arabian states Abu Dhabi, Ajman, Dubai, Fujeirah, Ras al-Khaimah, Sharjah, and Umm al-Quwain. [e]
  • Stub Uzbekistan: Previously part of the Soviet Union, a landlocked, predominantly Muslim nation of Central Asia, with Afghanistan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Turkmenistan as neighbors [e]
  • Stub Yemen: A Middle Eastern country with a coast on the Red Sea and the Indian Ocean, and land borders with Saudi Arabia and Oman. [e]

Observers

  • Stub Bosnia and Herzegovina: Formerly part of Yugoslavia, a mountainous federal democratic republic (population c. 4.6 million; capital Sarajevo) bordering Croatia, Serbia and Montenegro, and with a few kilometres of Adriatic coast on the southern tip of the country. [e]
  • Central African Republic: Landlocked African nation, with Bangui its capital; formerly a French colony which became independent in 1960 (population c.4,500,000). [e]
  • Stub Turkish Cyprus: Contested eastern Mediterranean island republic (population c. 793,000; capital Nicosia (Lefkosia)), divided between Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus (TRNC, recognised only by Turkey) in the north and Greek Cypriot Republic of Cyprus (Cyprus) in the south. [e]
  • Stub Russia: A country in northern Eurasia, with an area of 17 million km², currently the largest on our planet. [e]
  • Developing Article Thailand: Southeast Asian country (capital Bangkok), with a constitutional monarchy, often democratic government, and a relatively strong economy; population about 67 million. [e]
  • Developing Article United States of America: Constitutional republic in North America, has major land borders with Mexico and Canada. [e]

Other related topics

  • Stub United Nations: An international organization that was founded in 1945 with the mission of preventing international war, protecting human rights, supporting social progress and justice, and helping with economic progress. [e]