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MAJOR INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARIES

PUBLISHED BY: SURENDER KUMAR
OCTOBER 25, 2012

   
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 MAJOR INTERNATIONAL BOUNDARIES

 

BOUNDARY LINE                                                           DETAILS

 

 

Durand Line                                       Between India (now Pakistan) and Afghanistan

 

 

Hindenburg Line                                Between Germany and Poland

 

 

Hot Line                                              A 24-hour telecom link to avoid war due to misunderstanding by maintaining a constant touch over telephone

 

 

Mannerheim Line                               Line of fortification on Russo-Finnish border

 

 

McMohan Line                                    Boundary between India and Tibet (now China) 

 

 

Maginot Line                                      Line of fortification between France and Germany

 

 

Plimsoll Line                                       Line on the hull of the ship to avoid overloading

 

 

Radcliffe Line                                      The dividing line between India and Pakistan

 

 

38th Parallel                                       The line dividing North Korea from South Korea

 

 

17th Parallel                                       Boundary between the erstwhile North and South Vietnam

 

 

24th Parallel                                       Pak claims this line to be the true demarcation between India and Pakistan. India has rejected the claim.

 

 
 


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