Region

The centre collection of genealogical research and historical interests is centralised in the region of the Arabian Peninsula, Levant, Iraq and North Africa (including Mauritania and Mali).

  • The Arabian peninsula is a peninsula of Western Asia situated northeast of Africa on the Arabian plate. It is the largest peninsula in the world and consist of the countries Yemen, Oman, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates. Before its modern era, the region was divided into five distinct regions: Hejaz, Najd, Yemen and Eastern Arabia. The region has a current population of 56 Million people.
  • The levant region is an approximate historical geographical term referring to a large area in the Eastern Mediterranean, primarily in Western Asia and is used to refer to modern Syria, Lebanon, Palestine, Jordan and Cyprus. Its population is approximately 82 Millions people (including Iraq) and languages spoke varies from region to region and include: Levantine Arabic, Aramaic Circassian Armenian, Kurdish, Turkish and Domari.
  • North Africa is a region encompassing the norther portion of the African continent comprising Algeria, Sudan, Morocco, Tunisia, Libya and Egypt.The countries of North Africa share common ethnic, cultural and linguistic identity that is unique to the region. Our research also extent to Mauritania and Mali. The population of that region is about 260 Million people.


Region