He had a half million man army, and it was his own territory, but it was mountainous terrain.
The narrowest piece of land was at Panama, but it was covered in dense, mountainous jungle.
They have a computer-generated feel, like the hazy, mountainous backdrops of computer games.
For years, the military was content to leave the mountainous Kunar and Nuristan region to insurgents and their Islamist allies.
She was in the region to deliver 15,000 mosquito bed nets to several Congolese villages along the lake's mountainous shores.
This also was fairly high, mountainous country, with a low strip by the sea.
So mountainous is the land that it would have to be one series of tunnels.
Perhaps more serious was the natural obstacle presented by the mountainous character of the country.
"It is the same with mountainous landscapes," continued Leon.
They are abundant in mountainous regions, especially in those which have been recently glaciated.