Pinterest • The world’s catalogue of ideas

Explore 23 Maps, Long Conflict and more!

22 Maps That Explain The Centuries-Long Conflict In Ukraine

The tensions in Ukraine between east and west far pre-date the tension between Europe and Russia. Here are 23 maps that help explain the conflict, from 1400 to

Wallsized USSR Map Made Of Gemstones - This unique map is located in the geological museum of Saint-Petersburg. It is made from gemstones in the Florentine and Russian mosaic technique. 45 000 gemstones 4-6 mm (0.15-0.23 inches) thick were used to make the panel of the map. The size of the map is twenty seven square meters, it is made from 50 000 fragments. The gemstones were being chosen to match the colors and sizes.

Ukraine Crisis in Maps

China 'must stop' land reclamation in South China Sea - Obama

Tensions flare in Afghanistan-Pakistan relations. Map of recent incidents near the border, at the Durand Line: