General Geography Information

Who controls Golan Heights?

Golan Heights, Israel: The 1948-49 Arab-Israeli War led to an armistice, with Syria in control of the Golan. D...

Is Taiwan an independent country?

Taiwan, China: The People's Republic of China claims Taiwan as its 23rd province. Taiwan's government (Republi...

Sea of Japan or East Sea?

Sea of Japan (East Sea): The sea between Japan and Korea is called the Sea of Japan by the Japanese and the Ea...

Is Tibet administered by China?

It has been National Geographic's long held policy to have its maps show de facto situations throughout the wo...