Horn of Africa

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Synonyms for Horn of Africa

a peninsula of northeastern Africa (the easternmost part of Africa) comprising Somalia and Djibouti and Eritrea and parts of Ethiopia

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The long South African horn was used incessantly through every match in the tournament.
Pernis was on the bench for all of their matches, including the historic win over the star-studded Italians and had to put up with the constant drone of the African horn.
13 shirt for the Bafana Bafana at the World Cup (8) 2 Preston-born English Footballer of the Year in 1954 and 1957 (6) 4 Loved or loathed, South African horn (8) 5 Thoroughbred with powers of endurance (6) 7 Kent and England wicketkeeper, the Flea, played in 95 Tests (5) 8 Scored v Holland and Chile at the World Cup (7) 12 Liverpool, Brighton and Southampton midfielder, 1973-1991 (4) 13 English golfer born in South Africa, burst on the scene at the Open in 1998 (4) 15 US Triple Crown winner in 1978 (8) 16 See 11A 17 Won the English Triple Crown in 1903 (4,4) 18 Won 1994 Cheltenham Gold Cup on The Fellow (6) 19 Limited-overs team, Nottinghamshire *s (6) 20 Attacking right-back for Barca and Brazil (5) Compiled by Alan Tutt (al.
The Vuvuzela Remover feature contains 6 filters adjusted to reject frequencies typical of this African horn.
But the vuvuzela ban strikes the right chord for just as giant Daffodil Heads are So Last Year, so the South African horn could have become the novelty accessory of choice next season - with cacophonous consequences for Welsh sporting culture.
Samples are prepared at African Horn Testing Services (Eritrea) and analyzed at Genalysis Laboratories (a NATA registered laboratory) in Perth Western Australia.
Bilateral relations between Egypt and Eritrea are found in different fields and are based on the historic relations between the two countries, along with the recent regional developments in the Nile Basin countries and African horn region.
He drew the attention that the government suffers from the continuing flow of illegal immigrants from the African horn, forcing extra burdens on the already-impoverished war-hit authorities following the coup staged in Sanaa by the Houthi militias and troops loyal to deposed president Saleh.
Shoukry asserted Egypt's interest in developing the bilateral relations with Eritrea in all fields amid the Egyptian strategic orientation which cares about the situation in the African Horn and the issue of the Red Sea, Abu Zaid said.
With regard to resettlement, the priority regions defined at the EU level are North Africa, Middle East and the countries of the African Horn or regions with an established European Regional Protection Programme.
The meeting also shed light on coordination aspects between Yemen and Ethiopia in the field of organizing workforce as well as curbing the illegal immigration, mainly in the light of the mounting illegal immigration by African Horn citizens to Yemen.
UK led the international effort in relief of thousands of victims of the African Horn Hunger Crisis, and the time has come to offer aid to the affected areas in west of Africa, Mitchel affirmed.
Some of these target regions are East of Africa, addition it concentrate on the African horn region in 1963-1967 during war between Arab and Israel as the strategic region in the African continent.
He drew the attention to the role being played by the Sultanate in supporting and assisting the countries of the African Horn, and wished that the Sultanate will open its embassy in Nairobi soon.
The project is one o the most important projects in the Gulf region due to its strategic location between the Sultanate and the Yemeni Republic; the land gateway for the AGCC trade targeting Yemen and African Horn.
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