Physical map of Iraq showing major cities, terrain, national parks, rivers, and surrounding countries with international borders and outline maps. Iranian Kurdistan or Eastern Kurdistan, in Kurdish Rojhilatê Kurdistanê, is an unofficial name for the lands of northwestern Iran inhabited by Kurds which borders Iraq and Turkey. Turkey occupies an area of 783,356 sq. Simply follow the geographic landmarks, click on either a city of interest or an attraction of any sort to read more about it and enjoy pictures from the location. Redrawn from Ibn Hawqal, 977 CE. Dana A.Salar 5,934 views. Asia. Zagros Mountains, mountain range in southwestern Iran, extending northwest-southeast from the border areas of eastern Turkey and northern Iraq to the Strait of Hormuz. Key facts about Iraq. Kurdistan (/ ˌ k ɜːr d ɪ ˈ s t æ n, ... Map of Jibal (mountains of northeastern Mesopotamia), highlighting "Summer and winter resorts of the Kurds", the Kurdish lands. The Nature of Mountains of Iraq's Kurdistan region, in Summer Season /1 - Duration: 8:30. As observed on the map above, over 90% of Kyrgyzstan is dominated by massive, rugged mountain ranges, including the Alai, Kirghiz, and Tien Shan, and their associated valleys and basins. The Zagros range is about 990 miles (1,600 km) long and more than 150 miles (240 km) wide. It includes urdistan Province, Kermanshah Province, West Azerbaijan Province, Ilam Province and Hamadan Province. Situated mostly in what is now Iran, it Iraq. km with 97% of this area located in Asia and the rest in Europe. km, Iraq is the 58th largest country in the world. Governorates Map; Location Map; Outline Map; Key Facts; With an area of 437,072 sq. km in Central Asia. 9 Acknowledgements My gratitude to Prof Fred Halliday for his supervision in writing this thesis is endless. Map by Mahmud al-Kashgari (1074), showing Arḍ al-Akrād Arabic for land of Kurds located between Arḍ al-Šām (Syria), and Arḍ al-ʿIrāqayn (Iraq). Maps of Iraq. Kyrgyzstan, a landlocked country, covers an area of 199,951 sq. Home. 5.5: Map of Kurdistan, Cairo 1947 .....139 6.1: The KNC banner .....176. As observed on the physical map of the country above, the European part of Turkey called Eastern Thrace is located at the extreme eastern edge of the Balkan Peninsula. 8:30. Feel free to explore the first of its kind, interactive map of Kurdistan, her cities and attractions online.