Places in the News
Geography and Map Division attempts to respond in a timely fashion
to current events with maps that help researchers and educators
locate areas relating to situations covered by news organizations.
The maps posted on this site are the most up-to-date editions available
in the Division. Information on these maps is supplied by outside
sources, and the Geography and Map Division takes no responsiblity
for the accuracy of the information contained on these maps.
in the News
Previous current events maps.
A limited selection of maps previously posted as Places in the
News relating to current events that have occurred around the
world within the last few years.