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Old 09-07-2015, 03:11 PM
 
Location: Seattle WA, USA
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And then there is also northern Asia aka Siberia/Russian Far East
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Old 09-07-2015, 09:23 PM
 
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Asia is a Eurocentric concept. We keep using it only for convenience.
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Old 09-08-2015, 04:19 PM
 
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Near East:

Southern Russia
Georgia
Armenia
Azerbaijan
Turkey (except Thrace)
Syria
Lebanon
Israel
Sinai
Jordan
Saudi Arabia
Yemen
Oman
UAE
Qatar
Bahrain
Kuwait
Iraq
Western Iran



Middle East:

Kazakhstan
Uzbekistan
Kyrgyzstan
Turkmenistan
Tajikistan
Eastern Iran
Afghanistan
Pakistan
Western Mongolia
Xinjiang
Tibet
Nepal
Bhutan
India
Bangladesh
Sri Lanka
Maldives



Everything else in Asia is Far East.

you have been left behind my friend, the Far East had been superceded by East Asia and Southeast Asia, since after WWII

after the break up of the USSR, Central Asia have come of age also
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Old 09-09-2015, 12:52 AM
 
Location: West Jakarta + Tangerang
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of the geographical location the Northern Australia more close to South East Asia region landmark, Russia Siberia close to East Asia region .. even Mariana Island close to Okinawa (JPN) Asia City Map, Asian City Map, Map of Asia, Asia Map, Asia Polical Map . Countries in Asia such as East Timor, Philipines, Singapore, Indonesia, Japan, Taiwan was country is not in mainland asia , While mainland countries asia is India, china, kazaktan, Pakistan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Cambodia, Iran, Korea, Arab,Nepal ,Afganistan , vietnam etc,
Western people look Asian people more to Korean, chinese , Japanese... the rest of 50:50
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Old 09-10-2015, 02:54 AM
 
Location: Manila
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Of course they are as far as I'm concerned!
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Old 09-10-2015, 03:49 AM
 
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Asia is a Eurocentric concept. We keep using it only for convenience.
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What does Far East mean? We are right here, not far at all
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Old 09-10-2015, 04:50 PM
 
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Asia is a Eurocentric concept. We keep using it only for convenience.

so is africa and europe...europe asia and africa all reffered to only historically and originally meditteranean regions where same mediterranean greek race live in east south europe, middle east and north africa...germanic people add in modern time germanic themselve to europe, add east asians to asia and blacks to africa...
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