HERE Geocoding and Search allows showing territories with unresolved claims through the point of view of particular countries. By default, HERE Geocoding and Search shows for such disputed territories a neutral view as defined by HERE Geopolitical Board.
The customer application may choose a political view by setting
politicalView parameter. More details can be found in the Political Views section.
Each political view express the view of a particular country on one or more disputed territories.
|Dispute||Example Coordinates||Political View Support||Description|
|Crimea||44.95748,34.10827||default, RUS||Default = Part of Ukraine; RUS = As part of Russia|
|Kosovo||42.6718168,21.1624711||default, SRB||Default = Country Kosovo; SRB = As part of Serbia|
|Vukovar and Sarengrad Islands (*)||45.34718,19.03334 45.26123,19.24687||default, SRB||Default = Part of Croatia; SRB = As part of Serbia|
|Western Sahara||24.118844,-13.7725855||default, MAR||Default = Country Western Sahara; MAR = As part of Morocco|
|Rincon de Artigas||-31.01747,-55.96375||default, URY||Default = Part of Brazil; URY = As part of Uruguay|
|Ilemi Triangle||4.7502929,35.2197958||default, KEN||Default = Part of South Sudan; KEN = As part of Kenya|
|Lake Malawi (*)||-9.98382,34.39834||default, TZA||Default = Part of Malawi; TZA = As part of Tanzania|
|Courantyne Headwaters (*)||2.58345,-57.06952||default, SUR||Default = Part of Guyana; SUR = As part of Suriname|
|Lawa Headwaters (*)||2.8357961,-54.1090861||default, SUR||Default = Part of French Guiana; SUR = As part of Suriname|
|Bir Tawil||21.84115,33.90623||default, EGY||Default = Part of Sudan; EGY = As part of Egypt|
|Halaib Triangle||22.24593,36.01012||default, SDN||Default = Part of Egypt; SDN = As part of Sudan|
|Golan Heights||33.0251542,35.6760745||default, SYR||Default = Part of Israel; SYR = As part of Syria|
(*) These disputes have no street addresses. Therefore the political view has impact limited to
We will extend the list of the supported political views with the next HERE Geocoding and Search releases.