The Middle East is an enormous region that spans Asia and Africa.
There are 22 countries in the region.
Middle East countries are Algeria, Bahrain, the Comoros Islands, Djibouti, Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, Kuwait, Lebanon, Libya, Morocco, Mauritania, Oman, Palestine, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Somalia, Sudan, Syria, Tunisia, the United Arab Emirates, and Yemen
The Middle East is a region of the world with varied socioeconomic conditions and characteristics.
Some of the countries are very poor, while others have high growth rates.
Its largest nations are Egypt and Saudi Arabia.
The smallest nations are Bahrain and the Yemen.
Traditionally, the term "Middle East" has referred to a geographical region that includes portions of Eurasia and North Africa.
There are Muslim, Christian, and Jewish populations.
The largest religion in the region is Islam.
Its main languages are Arabic, Persian, and Kurdish.