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APEC

APEC

The Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) is a regional economic forum established in 1989 to leverage the growing interdependence of the Asia-Pacific. APEC's 21 members aim to create greater prosperity for the people of the region by promoting balanced, inclusive, sustainable, innovative and secure growth and by accelerating regional economic integration.

ASEAN

ASEAN

The member states of Association of Southeast Asian Nations.

BRICS

BRICS

BRICS is the acronym for an association of five major emerging national economies:

Brazil, Russia, India, China, and South Africa.

Peru Physiography

Peru Physiography

Western South America, bordering the South Pacific Ocean, between Chile and Ecuador

Peru

Peru

Western South America, bordering the South Pacific Ocean, between Chile and Ecuador

The Kurds

The Kurds

Between 20 and 30 million Kurds make up the fourth-largest ethnic group in the Middle East.

Tunisia

Tunisia

Strategic location in central Mediterranean; Malta and Tunisia are discussing the commercial exploitation of the continental shelf between their countries, particularly for oil exploration

China and Taiwan

China and Taiwan

China sees Taiwan as a breakaway province that will eventually be part of the country again, but many Taiwanese want a separate nation.

Islamic Caliphate

Islamic Caliphate

The Umayyad Caliphate at its greatest extent.

The Mongol Empire

The Mongol Empire

The Mongol Empire (1206–1405) was the largest contiguous land empire in history, covering over 33 million km² at its peak, with an estimated population of over 100 million people.

The Kuril Islands

The Kuril Islands

Location of Kuril Islands in the Western Pacific.