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a town at the southern tip of Illinois at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers

the capital of Egypt and the largest city in Africa

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Since being arrested, Abyad has lost about 20 pounds, sleeps only sporadically, has been subjected to repeated verbal assaults and humiliation by his captors, and has plunged several times into despair, says "Josh," Abyad's American boyfriend of two years, who lives in Cairo.
DESERT STORM: The group, above and bottom, enjoy Cairo, Egypt; WORLDS APART: The band thought they were playing in Caerau; HFGLKHJSLDKJHOISH
AOHR (Arab Organization for Human Rights) (1990s); Annual Reports on the Situation of Human Rights in the Arab Region, various issues, Cairo (in Arabic).
A type of building unique to Cairo was the sabil-kuttab: a covered water fountain to serve the community and a simple school for teaching young children to read the Koran on the upper level.
SINCE THE VATICAN IS AS MUCH AGAINST genuine reproductive freedom as the mainstream popucrats, the real question about overpopulation wasn't asked at Cairo.
The Cairo Biennales are more Europeoriented, and use the English language in their catalogues.
Seif recalls a major PepsiCo convention at Mena House, one of the five-star Cairo hotels, attended by more than 300 company executives.
The Information Systems Audit and Control Association's (ISACA) Cairo Chapter has been granted the licence to operate in Egypt after 16 years of preparations, said Walid Hammad, ISACA Cairo Chapter President.
Cairo is a city that fuses the majesty of the past with the pulse of the present and the promise of the future, stated Herve Humler, President & C.
The report said that the rental market performed better in New Cairo than in 6th of October City, where rental prices for apartments and villas declined in dollars during Q3.
Cairo, partner at Goldberg Weisman Cairo, following the collapse of a tent during the Wood Dale Prairie Fest on Sunday, Aug.
The latest and largest of these projects to date is the proposal by AD based Eagle Hills to develop a new administrative capital on a site of 700 square kilometres to the East of Cairo.
CAIRO (TAP) - At least 16 people have been killed on Saturday in clashes between police and protesters in Egypt, officials said.
Cairo: One day last September, US artist Jason Stoneking was sitting on a Cairo balcony chatting with an Egyptian colleague, when the sight of rusty satellite dishes on top of buildings around inspired him to embark on a project.
Four small bomb blasts wounded at least five people in Cairo during the morning rush hour on Wednesday, security sources said, the first such casualties in the capital since Abdel Fattah al-Sisi became president this month.
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