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Island Countries Bordering Non-Island Countries

Find island countries which share a land border with a country that is not an island country.
Includes territories and dependencies.
Includes low tide shoals and artificial island borders, but not bridges.
Bordering country will appear when a correct answer is given.
Quiz by joez
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Last updated: September 16, 2021
First submittedSeptember 16, 2021
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Island Country
Bordering Country
Indonesia
Malaysia
Brunei
Malaysia
United Kingdom
Spain
Bahrain
Saudi Arabia
Sri Lanka
India
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Level 75
Sep 16, 2021
If Gibraltar is counted the UK should not be considered an island country, so Ireland and Cyprus would be the answers by bordering UK whose territory is on a continent.
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Level 71
Sep 16, 2021
Ireland and Cyprus are also island countries, so that do not qualify.
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Level 66
Sep 16, 2021
Yes, they are island countries bordering UK, that not should be considered island country in that case.
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Level 68
Sep 16, 2021
I've never seen Cyprus treated as bordering UK on this website, but if it was the case, shouldn't we consider USA as bordering Cuba because of Guantanamo Bay?

Actually, military bases would gave the USA common borders with probably a dozen European and Asian countries...

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Level 66
Sep 16, 2021
Akrotiri and Dhekelia is not only a military base, but a british overseas territory, which include a military base, that UK keept when Cyprus got independence.
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Level 65
Sep 16, 2021
If Bahrain counts, so should Singapore
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Level 71
Sep 16, 2021
There is a land border on Passport Island between Bahrain and Saudi Arabia. For Singapore the border would be up in the air on a bridge. Check out the caveats.
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Level 55
Sep 19, 2021
I fully agree with your use of Gibraltar, Passport Island, and Adam’s Bridge; without it the quiz would be dull!

If you’ve mastered this quiz you might want to try this one:

https://www.jetpunk.com/user-quizzes/1306568/countries-bordering-island-countries

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Level 83
Nov 30, 2021
Cool idea for a quiz!!!
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Level 71
Nov 30, 2021
Thanks!