The Saudi Arabia land and people are surrounded by the Gulf of Persia, United Arab Emirates and Qatar in the east and Iraq, Kuwait and Jordan in the north. On the western side, the Middle East country shares its borders with Red Sea and Gulf of Aqaba while in the south it has Oman and Yemen as its neighbors. Riyadh, the largest city, is the capital of Saudi Arabia.
The land of Saudi Arabia can be classified into the following five main regions:
- Desert area of Rub al-Khali in the south and south east.
- Coastal Plain at Asir
- Eastern Province near Persian Gulf which comprises of oil fields
- Hejaz which comprises holy cities of Mecca and Medina
- Nejd is a central plateau
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