Carolina Center for the Study of the Middle East and Muslim Civilizations
 Where is the Middle East?
Middle East Institute, 1947

One year after its founding in 1946, the Middle East Institute (MEI) launched The Middle East Journal. The inaugural issue of the journal included a map of the Middle East, which was defined to include the countries or territories listed above.

Source: The Middle East Journal 1 (1947), map facing page 1.

"Middle East"
Aden
Afghanistan
Algeria
Egypt
Eritrea
Ethiopia
India
Iran
Iraq
Kuwait
Lebanon
Libya
Morocco
Oman
Palestine
Saudi Arabia
Somaliland
Sudan
Syria
Transcaucasia
Transjordan
Tunisia
Turkey
Turkestan
Yemen
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