The World Map is a map which shows the extent of territories under the control of Russia (Purple), North America (Blue), Europe (Orange), GLA (Green), China (Red) and South America (Gold).
Territories under the control of Independent nations are considered Neutral (Silver).
Factions gain and lose territory based on the outcome of Battles. When Territory Battles are held, The faction which wins the Battle conquers that territory and it falls under their control.
Generally, if a Nuke or Anthrax bomb is dropped on a certain area of territory, then that territory becomes a No-zone area (White). This territory cannot be used for mobilization or movement of Troops.