on Wikipedia, see. Australia south America, political divisions of World, arranged by continent or major geopolitical region: Africa : West Africa: Benin, burkina Faso Cape Verde Côte d'Ivoire Gambia Ghana Guinea Guinea-Bissau Liberia Mali Mauritania Niger Nigeria Senegal Sierra Leone Togo North Africa. Gaza and West Bank, collectively referred to as the "Occupied Palestinian Territory" by the UN, are territories partially occupied by Israel but under de facto administration of Palestinian National Authority. Armenia is sometimes considered a transcontinental country: physiographically in Western Asia, it has historical and sociopolitical connections with Europe. Turkey is generally considered a transcontinental country in Western Asia and Southern Europe; population and area figures are for Asian portion only, excluding all of Istanbul. Each entry below is an alphabetical index of its respective subject area. The island of Cyprus is sometimes considered a transcontinental territory: in the Eastern Basin of Mediterranean Sea south of Turkey, it has historical and socio-political connections with Europe. The UN designation for this subregion is "Australia and New Zealand." Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands are Australian external territories in the Indian Ocean southwest of Indonesia. Continents and major geopolitical regions ( non -continents are italicized ) : Africa, antarctica, asia, europe, north America, oceania (includes. Under the de facto control of Republic of China (ROC) government, commonly referred to as Taiwan. Excludes parts of Indonesia, island territories in Southeast Asia (UN region) frequently reckoned in this region. Indonesia is generally considered a territory of Southeastern Asia (UN region wholly or partially, it is also frequently included in Australasia or Melanesia. Hong Kong is a Special Administrative Region (SAR) of PRC. Figures include Nakhchivan, an autonomous exclave of Azerbaijan bordered by Armenia, Iran, and Turkey. Excludes Christmas Island and Cocos (Keeling) Islands ( Australian external territories in the Indian Ocean southwest of Indonesia ). Azerbaijan is often considered a transcontinental country in Western Asia and Eastern Europe; population and area figures are for Asian portion only. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Portal:Contents, jump to navigation, jump to search edit watch, wikipedia's contents: Indices, this is an index of subjects on Wikipedia.