Application Comment Details


A Fenner


Charleston Road Registry Inc.



Geographic Names Evaluation Panel

Violation of ISO 3166 rules.

13 August 2012 at 22:59:05 UTC

The Charleston Road Registry (Google) application for .are is a clear case of an applied for string violating the rule regarding strings contained in the ISO3166 lists. ARE is contained in the ISO 3166-1 alpha 3 list as it represents the United Arab Emirates. See and

This application should be rejected on these grounds.