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Kingdom of SAUDI ARABIA
(Riyadh)

Emirate of THE EASTERN Province : Sharquiyah Province

Flag or logo since 1973-03-15*
Imarat Mintaqat ASH-SHARQIYAH : إمارة المنطقة الشرقية (ar)
Emblem or Symbol*

King Salman
(ruler of SAUDI ARABIA since 2015-01-23)
Capital:Dammam - (Ad-Dammām)
Official languages: Arabic (ar) .

Mainland:


SHARQUIYAH Emirate of THE EASTERN Province : Sharquiyah Province  (Dammam)

11 Mainland Divisions:

BUQAYQ BUQAYQ Governorate  (Abqaiq)Local: Muhafazah BUQAYQ  (Bqayq)
DAMMAM DAMMAM Governorate  (Dammam)Local: Muhafazah AD-DAMMAM  (Ad-Dammām)
HAFAR AL-BATIN HAFAR AL-BATIN Governorate  (Hafar Al Batin)Local: Muhafazah HAFT AL-BATIN  (Hafar Al-Batin)
HASA HASA Governorate  (Hofuf)Local: Muhafazah AL-AHSA  (Al-Hufuf)
JUBAIL JUBAIL Governorate  (Jubail Industrial City)Local: Muhafazah AL-JUBAYL  (Madīnat Al-Jubayl Aṣ-Ṣinā`īyah)
KHAFJI KHAFJI Governorate  (Khafji)Local: Muhafazah AL-KHAFJI  (Al-Khafji)
KHOBAR KHOBAR Governorate  (Khobar)Local: Muhafazah AL-KHUBAR  (Al-Khubar)
NAIRIYAH NAIRIYAH Governorate  (Nairiyah)Local: Muhafazah AN-NUAYRIYAH  (An-Nuayriyah)
QATIF QATIF Governorate  (Qatif)Local: Muhafazah AL-QATIF  (Al-Qatif)
RAS TANURA RAS TANURA Governorate  (Ras Tanura)Local: Muhafazah R''AS TANNURAH  (Ras Tannurah)
UPPER KARYA UPPER KARYA Governorate  (Seahat)Local: Muhafazah QARYAH AL-ULYA  (Sayhat Al-Duwadmi)







* The emblems shown for the subdivisions may in some cases be those of their capital.

Other Independent or Semi-Independent Polities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

PAN-ISLAM QAEDA AL-JIHAD for a Pan-Islamic Caliphate  (Cairo + Wana)
SAUDI ARABIA Kingdom of SAUDI ARABIA  (Riyadh)


Other Territories or Entities within the 2021's internationally recognized Country boundaries:

ASIR Emirate of ASIR Province  (Abha)
BAHAH Emirate of BAHAH Province  (Bahah)
ESKAN VILLAGE ESKAN VILLAGE Air Force Compound  (Eskan Village)
FREE NAJRAN Pro-Houthi Movement of the Free Ones of the NAJRAN  ((Najran))
HAIL Emirate of HAIL Province  (Hail)
JIZZAN Emirate of JIZZAN Province  (Jizzan)
JOWF Emirate of JOUF Province  (Jowf)
MECCA THE NOBLE Emirate of the Province of The Honored Holy City of MECCA  (Mecca)
MEDINA THE RADIANT Emirate of the Province of MEDINA THE RADIANT  (Medina The Radiant)
NAJRAN Emirate of NAJRAN Province  (Najran)
NORTHERN BORDER Emirate of NORTHERN BORDER Province  (Arar)
PAK-SA Pak-Saudi Arabia Defense Co-operation : PAK-SA Protocole Agreement  (Tabuk)
PRINCE SULTAN PRINCE SULTAN Air Base : Al Kharj Air Base  (Prince Sultan)
QASIM Emirate of QASIM Province  (Burayda)
RIYADH Emirate of RIYADH Province  (Riyadh)
TABUK Emirate of TABUK Province  (Tabuk)
TIRAN ISLANDS TIRAN ISLANDS Group  (Tiran)
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 Main Internet Sources

   * Base géographique, Archives nationales d'outre-mer (FR). For the administrative divisions of the former French dependencies.
   * Centennia Historical Atlas Software, ed. Centennia (US). For Europe, North Africa and Middle East historical maps.
   * Drapeaux d'Origine & d'Inspiration Françaises - DO&IF, SFV (FR). For French colonial flags.
   * Ethnologue: Languages of the World, SIL International (US). For languages codes.
   * Flags Of The World - FOTW, Rob Raeside (CA). For the current and historic flags of the world.
   * GeoNames, Geonames (CH). Geographical names database.
   * Google Books, Google (US). Online library used for specific sources.
   * Herald Dick Magazine, Herald Dick (FR). For some current and historic arms.
   * Heraldry of the World, by Ralf Hartemink (NL). For local emblems and arms.
   * L'aménagement linguistique dans le monde, by Jacques Leclerc, University of Laval (CA). For national linguistic policies.
   * National Arms and Emblems - Past and Present, by Hubert de Vries (NL). For historic national emblems and arms.
   * Numismondo - World Printed Money Picture Catalog, by Garry Saint, Esquire (US). For national currencies.
   * Omniatlas - Interactive atlas of World History, by Rick Westera (NZ). For some geopolitical maps.
   * Perry-Castañ:eda Library Map Collection, University of Texas at Austin (US). For some historical maps.
   * Population Statistics, by Jan Lahmeyer (NL). For historical regional demographies and areas.
   * Portale Storia, by Giovanni Fontana (IT). For photos of rulers.
   * ReliefWeb, by the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA). For maps of some administrative divisions.
   * Rulers.org, by Benjamin Schemmel (DE). For photos of rulers.
   * Statoids, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The World Factbook, ed. Central Intelligence Agency (US). For the general data and profiles of the current countries.
   * United Nations Peacekeeping, United Nations (UNO). For the United Nations Missions.
   * Vexilla Mundi, by Mello Luchtenberg (NL). For flags of the world.
   * Vexillographia, by Viktor Lomantsov (RU). For flags of Russia and Soviet Union.
   * Wikimedia Commons, Wikimedia Foundation (US). Free-use pictures.
   * Wikipedia, Wikimedia Foundation (US). For general data, maps, sources, pictures.
   * World Heritage Centre, (UNESCO). For the selected photos of the countries.
   * World History at KMLA, by Alexander Ganse (DE). For historical maps and links by country.
   * World Statesmen, by Ben Cahoon (US). Main source for the historical polities and their rulers.

 Printed References

   * Atlas des empires and other books of Gérard Chaliand, ed. Payot (FR). General historical geopolitic data.
   * Atlas of the World's Languages, ed. Routledge (UK). Most complete world list of languages and dialects.
   * Flags Through the Ages and Accross the World, by Whitney Smith, ed. McGraw (US). Flags of the world.
   * Fragments d'Europe, by Michel Foucher, ed. Fayard (FR). For the post-Soviet Union polities.
   * L'État du Monde, ed. La Découverte (FR). Yearly geopolitic cover of the world.
   * Quid, by Dominique Frémy, ed. Plon (FR). Yearly encyclopedia that was useful for countries data.
   * Statoids printed version, by Gwillim Law (US). For historical administrative subdivisions.
   * The Times Atlas of the World, ed. Times Atlas (UK). Periodical atlas of the world with its supplementary list of administrative subdivisions.
   * World Christian Encyclopedia, by David B. Barrett, ed. Oxford University Press (UK). For world religious groups but also ethnological data. First inspiring source of Ethnia.org website's look.
   * World Paper Money, ed. Krause (US). For historical currencies.

   * others are added according to the consulted entity.

 




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