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Synonyms for Cairo

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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Several tanks, machinegun-equipped vehicles, an arms depot, and Jeish al-Izza command center were destroyed and at least 80 terrorists were killed in joint air raids of the Syrian and Russian fighter jets over militants' positions in al-Latamina, Taybat al-Imam, Ma'an, Atshan, al-Kabariyeh, al-Qahirah, Skeik, Kawkab, Karrah, Wadi Hossein, Tal Bazan, Lawkab, Zita, Zeilaqiyat, Arafah, al-Hazm, Qasr Ali, al-Talisiyeh, Ab al-Khazneh and the farms near the village of al-Balil and Tal al-Karam.
With the support of local aid organizations, he added, the UNHCR conducted the distribution in three locations in the city: Al-Qahirah, Salh and Al-Mudhaffar districts.
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.
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.