Map of russia and neighboring countries. The council of europe was founded on 5 may 1949 by ten western and northern european states with greece and turkey joining three months later and iceland and west germany joining the next year. Croatia is the most recent nation to join the eu a decade long application process that was finalized in 2013. For the 12th consecutive year according to freedom in the world countries that suffered democratic setbacks outnumbered those that registered gains. Shipbuilding is a prominent industry but a strong tourism driven services sector is.
The head of ukrainian navy admiral berezovsky defects followed later by half of the ukrainian military stationed in the region. Singapore is situated between parts of malaysia and indonesia and features a hot wet climate and tropical rainforests. It enjoys lively aggressive and diverse media and some of the strongest legal protections for reporting and expression anywhere in the world. Africa map comprising an area of 11730000 square miles africa is the second largest continent on the planet.
Still strong but in decline. Russian masked troops invade and occupy key crimean locations including airports and military bases following putins orders. The united states remains one of the most press friendly countries in the world.