Last edited by Akinorn
Sunday, August 2, 2020 | History

2 edition of Algeria - Spanish Sahara boundary. found in the catalog.

Algeria - Spanish Sahara boundary.

United States. Department of State. Office of the Geographer.

Algeria - Spanish Sahara boundary.

by United States. Department of State. Office of the Geographer.

  • 83 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by The Geographer in [Washington] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesInternational boundary study -- no. 84
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20793153M

The Sahara, with million square miles, is the largest "hot" desert in the world. The Berbers appeared on the scene at the dawn of the Sahara's history. They are the original inhabitants of North Africa and occupied the region long before the arrival of the Arabs who brought with them their language, Arabic, and their religion, Islam. Non-Arab Muslims learned _____"2__ in order to read the Quran, Islam's holy book. Moroccans speak an ____"2_ dialect that is a result of Berber influence. Egyptians speak _____"2_ with a different accent than do Moroccans, Tunisians, and Algerians. People in Algeria and Morocco also speak French as a result of colonization and influence on.

History & Background. Algeria is the second largest country in Africa, after the d in northern Africa, Algeria is bordered by the Mediterranean on the north, on the west by Morocco and Western Sahara, on the southwest by Mauritania and Mali, on the southeast by Niger, and on the east by Libya and present boundaries were set during the French conquest in .   The flora of Algeria consists of about species, of which some are indigenous to the country, being peculiar to the Sahara. The flora of the Tell is South European in character. The agave and prickly pear, the myrtle, the olive and the dwarf palm grow luxuriantly; and the fields are covered with narcissus, iris and other flowers of.

bordered by Morocco in the north, Algeria in the east (they have 42 kms of common boundary) and Mauritania from the east and south. Its area is , square kilometres. Just like in most African countries, the borders were marked out by the colonial powers by ratifying different treaties, agreements. The borders of Western Sahara were.   Spain and Morocco clash over a rock By Vicky Short and Brian Smith 23 July Relations between the neighbouring countries of Morocco and Spain reached boiling point last week over the.


Share this book
You might also like
William B. Thomas.

William B. Thomas.

Jersey, Guernsey, Herm, Sark, Alderney and Western Normandy.

Jersey, Guernsey, Herm, Sark, Alderney and Western Normandy.

A sensor failure simulator for control system reliability studies

A sensor failure simulator for control system reliability studies

The college administrator and the courts

The college administrator and the courts

Optimization for machine learning

Optimization for machine learning

After 50,000 Miles

After 50,000 Miles

Draft Greater London Authority elections(Election addresses) order 2003

Draft Greater London Authority elections(Election addresses) order 2003

The military might of modern Japan

The military might of modern Japan

Water-quality assessment of the South Platte River Basin, Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming

Water-quality assessment of the South Platte River Basin, Colorado, Nebraska, and Wyoming

Television

Television

Revising the boundaries of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area in the state of California, to extend the term of the advisory commission for the recreation area, and for other purposes

Revising the boundaries of the Golden Gate National Recreation Area in the state of California, to extend the term of the advisory commission for the recreation area, and for other purposes

Algeria - Spanish Sahara boundary by United States. Department of State. Office of the Geographer. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Algeria-Spanish Sahara boundary. Contributor Names United States. Central Intelligence Agency. United States. Department of State.

Office of the Geographer. Created / Published [Washington, D.C.: Central Intelligence Agency, ]. ALGERIA - SPANISH SAHARA BOUNDARY Paperback – January 1, by Algeria (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Paperback, January 1, "Please retry" Author: Algeria. This boundary was then extended by a treaty of 3 October north up to what is now the tripoint with Algeria and then west along the parallel of 27°40'N, this latter line forming the modern Morocco–Western Sahara border; the new Spanish territory thus.

This boundary was then extended by a treaty of 3 October north up to what is now the tripoint with Algeria and then west along the parallel of 27°40'N, this latter line forming the modern Morocco-Western Sahara boundary; the new Spanish territory.

Western Sahara is a non-self-governing territory on the northwest coast of Africa bordered by Morocco, Mauritania, and Algeria. After Spain withdrew from its former colony of Spanish Sahara inMorocco annexed the northern two-thirds of Western Sahara and claimed the rest of the territory infollowing Mauritania's withdrawal.

Illegal migrants from Sub-Saharan Africa, particularly Malians, Nigeriens, and Gambians, continue to come to Algeria in search of work or to use it as a stepping stone to Libya and Europe.

SinceAlgeria also has been the main recipient of Sahrawi refugees from the ongoing conflict in Western Sahara. Media in category "Old maps of Algeria" The following files are in this category, out of total. algerien-marokko-und-tunis ().png 2, × 1,; MB. Media in category "Maps of Algeria" The following files are in this category, out of total.

02الممالك × ; KB. This loose boundary, between French Algeria and the Sultanate of Morocco, promotes incursions and attacks perpetrated by Moroccan tribesmen. [4] On 17 Augustthe first battle of the South-Oranese campaign took place in Taghit, where French Foreign legionnaires were assailed by a contingent of more than 1, well-equipped Berbers.

[4]Location: Algeria. Ras Nouadhibou (Arabic: رأس نواذيبو ‎) is a kilometre (37 mi) peninsula or headland divided by the border between Mauritania and Western Sahara on the African coast of the Atlantic is internationally known as Cabo Blanco in Spanish or Cap Adjacent bodies of water: Atlantic Ocean.

Dra and north of Spanish Sahara, inhabit these I3, miles of arid wasteland.4 (See Map I.) The straight-line border between Morocco and Spanish Sahara, which follows latitude 27. 40' North for a distance of some miles from the * Professor and Head of the Geography Department, Howard University, Washington, D.C.

Morocco's Saharan Frontiers. Frank E. Trout. Librairie Droz, E Nogues Defense of the Boundary Delimitation. Algeria s Acquisition of the Disputed Border Territory. Elements of Algerian and Moroccan Particularism in the Post. Many of the villages located in Algeria's desert region—such as the oasis town of El-Oved in the Sahara (above)—feature high stone border walls for privacy.

Ethnic Relations. There is some distrust between the Arabs and the Berbers, which dates back centuries to the conquest of the area by Arab settlers. From to Morocco itself was divided into French and Spanish protectorates. The area of Morocco issq km (, sq mi). SinceMorocco has also occupied the adjacent region known as Western Sahara (formerly Spanish Sahara).

Rabat is the capital of Morocco. Morocco population: 35 Capital: Casablanca. The Future of Western Sahara. which has led Western Sahara’s independence movement since the territory was under Spanish control, was a creation of Algeria in order to advance its own irredentist claims.

In reality, the Polisario grew out of earlier anti-colonial movements that long pre-dated the establishment of the independent Algerian. Formerly a Spanish colony known as Spanish Sahara, it is the site of an historical and ongoing territorial conflict between the Kingdom of Morocco and the Sahrawi rebel movement POLISARIO (the Frente Popular de Liberación de Saguía el Hamra y Río de Oro), supported by the government of neighbouring Algeria.

MOROCCO'S BOUNDARY IN THE GUIR-ZOUSFANA RIVER BASIN1 Frank E. Trout The problem of the Algerian-Moroccan boundary in the Sahara remains today as sensitive an issue in Algerian and Moroccan relations as it was for France and Morocco in the period between Moroccan independence in and the end of French colonial rule in Algeria in Part of an occasional Sahara A to Z series.

Hang around long enough and you’ll get the full set. See also: Western Sahara Recently I rode Morocco’s kilometre Atlantic Highway nearly all the way to the southern border and nearly all the way back. I last came this way in heading for our Empty Quarter crossing. I knew it then, I know it now: scenically, mile for mile, the.

Algeria (ăljēr`ēə), Arab. Al Djazair, Fr. Algérie, officially People's Democratic Republic of Algeria, republic ( est. pop. 39,),sq mi (2, sq km), NW Africa, bordering on Mauritania, Western Sahara, and Morocco in the west, on the Mediterranean Sea in the north, on Tunisia and Libya in the east, and on Niger and Mali in the south.

Algeria is the largest country in Africa, and its main population centers are located along the Mediterranean Sea coastline. This huge landmass is dominated by the Atlas Mountains of the north and the vast barren reaches of the Sahara Desert, central and south.

In fact the country is over 80% desert, including (3) gigantic sand : John Moen. The Sahara Desert is located in the northern portion of Africa and covers over 3, square miles (9, sq km) or roughly 10% of the continent.

It is bounded in the east by the Red Sea and it stretches west to the Atlantic the north, the Sahara Desert's northern boundary is the Mediterranean Sea, while in the south it ends at the Sahel, an area Author: Amanda Briney.Western Sahara, territory ( est.

pop. ,),sq mi (, sq km), NW Africa, occupied by Morocco. It borders on the Atlantic Ocean in the west, on Morocco in the north, on Algeria in the northeast, and on Mauritania in the east and south.

Rabat – The House of Representatives voted today, Janu to enact two laws that will allow Morocco to define its maritime boundaries and establish an .