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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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See also: 'Ahd al-Wahab Bakr, Mujtama al-Qahirah al-Sirri 1900-1951 [The underground society in Cairo, 1900- 1951](Cairo, 2001) and al-Jarima fi Misr fi al-Nisf al-Awwal min al-Qarn al-'Ishshrin: ash-Shawari' al-Khalfiyya [Crimes in Egypt during the first half of the twentieth century: the back streets] (Cairo, 2005).
Al-Khitat al Tawfiqiyah al-jadidah li-Misr al-Qahirah wabiladiha al-qadimah wa-al-shahirah.
See Muhammad Sa'id al-Ashmawi, Al-Sya'riahal-Islamiayah wa al-Qanfn al-Mishr (al-Qahirah: Makatbah Madbuli al-Shaghir, 1996), pp.
On entering, one could see the Citadel's founding inscription, which read in part: "Our master, al-Malik al-Nasir Salah al-Dunya wa al-Din Abu al- Muzaffar Yusuf ibn Ayyub, restorer of the caliph, has ordered the construction of this magnificent citadel close to the God-protected city of al-Qahirah, on the strong hill of al-Armah, which combines utility and beauty and gives sanctuary to whoever seeks shelter in the shadow of his kingdom."
HAQQAQA-HU WA QADDAMA LAHU WA `ALLAQA ALAYH MUHAMMAD SAYYID JAD AL-HAQQ 95 (al-Qahirah, Matba`at al-Anwar al-Muhammadiyah 1968).
They established a new capital city, which they called al-Qahirah, a name that means "the triumphant one." The name is also derived from their term for Mars, which is known as al-Qahir in Arabic.
Essa co-founded and was the chairman and editor-in-chief of a number of newspapers and magazines, including Al-Qahirah, Al-Ahaly and National Culture.
Abdulrahim al-Futaih said the aid shipment contains 3,000 wheat bags, sugar, legumes and oil dedicated to residents of al-Qahirah district in the city and for those who did not receive their aid before due to security events.
CAIRO: Banque du Caire and Misr Beltone Asset Management, subsidy of the Cairo-based Belton Financial investment bank, established a new LE 100 million money market fund, Al-Qahirah Al-Youmy, they announced in a press conference Tuesday.