Map shows the connection of the two countries as gates to their adjacent seas as well as their reltive closeness in spite of being on two different continents — as gates they control the commerce of central Europe with the rest of the World. They are also relatively the same size and both historically doinated a large area of their neighbors. It is not surprising that their interests coincide and this map celebrates that. FLOODING CASPIAN SEA EMPHASIZES CONNECTION.
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