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intersect in eastern South Sudan near the town of Fashoda (present-day Kodok), explaining its strategic importance. The French east-west axis and the British north-south axis could not co-exist; the nation that could occupy and hold the crossing of the two axes would be the only one able to proceed with its plan. During his time in Egypt, Bol ran a basketball school in Cairo. One of his pupils was a fellow Sudanese refugee; Chicago Bulls player Luol Deng, the son of a former

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, Athribis belonged to the province of Augustamnica Secunda (Augustamnica). She began her artistic career at an early age. In 1969 she became a member of the Kuwaiti Art Society, and was awarded a bronze medal in 1971 by the Kuwaiti Society of Formative Artists. She received her academic training in Cairo, Egypt at the "College of Fine Arts" during 1972 and 1973 before moving on in 1981 to earn her Masters Degree in ''Graphic Book Illustration and Design'' from the "

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doubles title in 2004 (partnering David Palmer (David Palmer (squash player))). She ended the year ranked No. 1. Life and career Imam was born to a poor family in the Egyptian village of Abul Numrus in Giza. He lost his sight when he was a child. At the age of five he joined a recitation class, where he memorized the Qur’an. He later moved to Cairo to study where he led a dervish life. In Cairo, Imam met Sheikh Darwish el-Hareery, a prominent musical figure at that time, who taught him the basics of music and muwashshah singing. He then worked with the Egyptian composer Zakariyya Ahmad. At that time, he expressed interest in Egyptian folk songs especially those by Sayed Darwish and Abdou el-Hamouly. He also performed at weddings and birthdays. In January 1798, Dode joined the ''Army of England (Army of England (France))''. However, this army was ultimately not used to invade the British isles but was sent to the Orient were under Napoléon Bonaparte (Napoléon I of France) it invaded Egypt. In Egypt he was employed in fortifying Gizeh, Cairo and Alexandria. Promoted to major in 1801, Dode stayed in Egypt until the French forces there capitulated, only returning to France in November 1801. In 1802 and 1803, Dode was employed in fortifying the Channel coast near Cape Gris-Nez.

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responsible for giving military advice for a range of countries from Abyssinia (Ethiopia) to the Persian Gulf. He made his HQ in Cairo and undertook successful negotiations with the Egyptian government at their summer quarters in Alexandria. The Treaty of 1936 called for the Egyptian army to fight under British command in the event of war and to supplement the limited force then at his disposal — an armoured division then being formed (later to be the 7th Armoured Division (British 7th Armoured Division)) and eight British battalions. He concentrated his defensive forces at Mersa Matruh some 100 miles from the border with Libya. After his assassination in Cairo in 1800, the embalmed body Cimetières de France et d’ailleurs

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up to writing of the book . The couple went to the Bulaq Museum (no longer in existence), near Cairo, to see if she could recognize Horus on Monday, March 21, 1904. Rose recognized an image of the god on this painted stele, which at the time bore the catalogue number 666, a number holding religious significance (Therion (Thelema)#The Number of Therion and the numerology thereof) in Thelema. Odian spent the last days of his life in Cairo, Egypt where he was buried. company_type Public (Public company) (

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are represented as Gypsies (Dom people), with a particular attention to their music and dance styles, featuring mizmars and heavy bass lines. William H. Peck, ''The Dancer of Esna'' (2003) - Cairo align center CAI align center HECA Cairo International Airport 1963 - Iraq and Syria From August 1942 the Division, still a brigade short

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authorities made his life difficult. In the years 1942 to 1948, he was director of the Conservatory in Pécs, Hungary. In 1943, he married Eva Pasteiner. At that time, he learned from Zoltan Kodaly, Ernö Dohnányi, Rudolf Maros, Sándor Weöres, Fencers Csorba, Zoltan Jékely, József Soproni, Sándor Szokolay, Darius Milhaud and Yehudi Menuhin. From 1948 to 1949, he left then the communist-ruled Hungary and settled down in Grundlsee after stays in Austria, Switzerland and Italy. In the years 1949 to 1952, he conducted concert tours in Europe and America (Americas) and was visiting professor at the conservatories of Geneva and Lausanne. In addition, he was professor of piano and composition at the Cincinnati (Cincinnati Conservatory of Music), Ohio. Yasser Arafat, 1970 Gilbert, Martin, Israel: a history. Doubleday. 1998. ISBN 9780385404013.(p418, August 1970) The Palestine Liberation Organization was founded in 1964. At its first convention in Cairo, hundreds of Palestinians met to, "call for the right of self-determination and the upholding of the rights of the Palestinian nation." Milton-Edwards, 2008, p. 132. In order to achieve these goals, a Palestinian army of liberation was thought to be essential; thus, the Palestinian Liberation Army (PLA) was established with the support of the Arab states. Fatah, a Palestinian group founded in the late 1950s to organize the armed resistance against Israel, and headed by Yasser Arafat, soon rose to prominence within the PLO. The PLO charter called for, "an end to the State of Israel, a return of Palestinians to their homeland, and the establishment of a single democratic state throughout Palestine." Kapitan, 1997, p. 30. After the 1967 war, Palestinians realized that reliance on the Arab states would lead nowhere and that only they could liberate their homeland, which led to the emergence of many more Palestinian guerrilla factions, who took up armed struggle as a primary means of achieving their goals. Jordanian-Palestinian civil war Various clashes between the fedayeen and the army occurred between the years 1968–1970. The situation climaxed in September 1970, when several attempts to assassinate king Hussein failed. On September 7, 1970, in the series of Dawson's Field hijackings, three planes were hijacked by PFLP: a SwissAir and a TWA (Trans World Airlines) that were landed in Azraq (Azraq, Jordan) area and a Pan Am (Pan American World Airways) that was landed in Cairo. Then on September 9, a BOAC flight from Bahrain was also hijacked to Zarqa. The PFLP announced that the hijackings were intended "to pay special attention to the Palestinian problem". After all hostages were removed, the planes were dramatically blown up in front of TV cameras. '''Libyan Arab Airlines Flight 114''' was a regularly scheduled flight from Tripoli to Cairo via Benghazi. An aircraft serving this flight was shot down by Israeli fighter jets in 1973. Borchardt initially studied Architecture and later Egyptology under Adolf Erman. In 1895 he journeyed to Cairo and produced, with Gaston Maspero, the Catalogue of the Egyptian Museum (''Catalogue Général du Musée du Caire''). In 1907 he founded the German Archaeological Institute (''Deutsches Archäologische Institut'') in Cairo, and remained its director until 1928. '''Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz International Airport''' or '''Prince Mohammad Airport''' (alternatively "Mohammed")

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of Monotheism as its great strength ‘Islamic theism is so great and so strong that it often puts our Western theism (timid of transcendence, shy of miracles, and confined to second causes) to shame.’ Zwemer, ‘The Allah of Islam and the God of Jesus Christ’, 67. and yet also its great deficiency. ‘Moslem mysticism was a revolt against the orthodox doctrine of Allah. The human heart craves a God who loves; a personal God who has close relations with humanity

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player in a ''Late Night Poker'' grand final.) On this former estate is the Rocks East woodland training centre which has several guided walks and wooden sculptures. Open most days with energetic walks leading to the old walled gardens. Across the lane leading down to St Catherines valley (Oakford Lane) lived Major Jeremy Taylor who was a Captain (Captain (British Army and Royal Marines)) in the 23rd Hussars (Tank Regiment) and was decorated in World War II. He grew up on the estate


'''Cairo''' ( it was founded in AD 969. Nicknamed "the city of a thousand minarets (Minaret)" for its preponderance of Islamic architecture, Cairo has long been a center of the region's political and cultural life. Cairo was founded by Jawhar al-Siqilli "The Sicilian",among the Fatimid dynasty (Fatimids) in the 10th century CE, but the land composing the present-day city was the site of national capitals whose remnants remain visible in parts of Old Cairo. Cairo is also associated with Ancient Egypt as it is close to the ancient cities of Memphis (Memphis, Egypt), Giza and Fustat which are near the Great Sphinx (Great Sphinx of Giza) and the pyramids of Giza (Giza Necropolis).

Egyptians today often refer to Cairo as '' (Belal Fadl frees himself to write ''Ahl Eskendereyya'' (the People of Alexandria) after ''Ahl Kayro'' (the People of Cairo)) It is also called ''Umm al-Dunya'', meaning "the mother of the world". Hedges, Chris. "What's Doing in Cairo," ''New York Times.'' January 8, 1995.

Cairo has the oldest and largest film and music industries in the Arab world, as well as the world's second-oldest institution of higher learning, al-Azhar University. Many international media, businesses, and organizations have regional headquarters in the city; the Arab League has had its headquarters in Cairo for most of its existence.

With a population of 6.76 million

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