Egypt's strange pastor on Sunday aforementioned that the nation "won't kick a i bead of pee from the Nile" in reception to Ethiopian plans to dam one of the river's major tributaries. "No Nile, no Egypt," Mohamed Kamel Amr told Egypt's land newsworthiness way afterwards Ethiopia jilted Egyptian demands to layover expression on the dam on the Amytal Nile. According to Hayseed, Amr aforesaid he would header to the Ethiopian majuscule, Addis Ababa, to discourse the task with officials thither."Ethiopia has aforesaid it bequeath not injury Egypt, not flush by a litre of h2o. Read more [...]
Mudflows and floods are the result of three days of torrential rains in the Sinai Peninsula in Egypt.
Victims of raging in the Sinai and southern Egypt three days of heavy rains that caused mudslides and floods have become 12 people, including a British tourist. Another 40 people were injured, and tens - unaccounted for. Such showers that passed the day before, was not here 16 years.Hostage disaster in Egypt were also about 300 rosiyskih tourists. Several coaches have been blocked due to flooding on the road Cairo - Sharm el-Sheikh. Almost daily passengers spent without food and water. Read more [...]
The embargo on grain exports, caused by the unprecedented heat and drought in Russia, threatened the food security of the largest Arab neighbor of Israel. Experts on the Middle East has analyzed the consequences of this decision for our region.
Egypt is the most populous country in the Arab world (more than 80 million people). Cheap corn tortillas — the main staple food for almost half of the population. Not accidentally, Egypt ranks first on the planet and consumption of hleboproduktsii and is the largest importer of wheat (8-9 million tons per year). Before the ban, introduced Read more [...]
Karnak Synagogue, Luxor, Egypt Photograph: EvilJohnius/FlickrA:It depends on how you fix “secure.” The condom weather in Egypt nowadays are passably lots no dissimilar than they were earlier the Arab Give. Pregnant, the drivers are quieten as wild as always, you’ll hush get hassled by street vendors and hustlers, and constabulary are distillery everyplace.Jim Berkeley, proprietor of California-based spell hustler Destinations & Adventures Outside, good returned from fortnight of preeminent travelers passim Egypt. “Thither’s no understanding not Read more [...]
The earthquake of magnitude 4.6 points on the Richter scale occurred today in the South of Egypt. Two tremor, each of which lasted 25 seconds, were recorded in Aswan (900 kilometers South of Cairo, said the Director of the regional centre for monitoring the vibrations of the earth in this city Rafat Shafai.
The epicenter of the earthquake was located just 3 kilometers from the city. Victims and destructions. The quake did not affect the Aswan dam, which is able to withstand earthquakes of a magnitude of up to 8 points, and does not impact on other critical infrastructure of this industrial city.
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Nod, sweeping the weekend Mediterranean region, has not spared Egypt, coming down upon the showers in the North and bringing sand storms in the Central regions of the country. Provoked by bad weather numerous incidents claimed the lives of 7 people, 44 were injured.
The storm that had swept the weekend Mediterranean region, has not spared Egypt, coming down upon the showers in the North and bringing sand storms in the Central regions of the country. Torrential rains that have already two days do not stop in Alexandria, the second largest city «land of the pyramids» that led to the Read more [...]
In Egypt can fool at every turn, because relax in this country should not never ever. If you want to amuse family and friends with one of the most popular souvenirs - real papyrus, under any circumstances, do not listen to taxi drivers and various street helpers recommend "best shop in town, where very inexpensive" - there for you, probably slipped a fake. Go to the special store and make sure to have issued the certificate (which may be required by customs). Note that papyrus 10-15 bucks less cost can not, all that cheaper is not worth your attention. Read more [...]
Egypt - Common and almost all the best solution for both novice and experienced divers for all. Is justified by several factors. In 1-x, the lowest price is pretty enough point for many of our citizens. In-2-x, diving in Egypt - is a large selection of dive sites, each of which has its own unique features.Underwater Sharm el Sheikh - The most beautiful coral reefs, the abundance of underwater inhabitants. Tower - vertical mountain with caves and canaliculate; Dahab - the world famous coral gardens and fabulous attractions, the famous "Blue Hole", Ras Mohammed National Park, etc.. Read more [...]
The Mediterranean countries, including Egypt, in the next three years waiting for the devastating tsunami. Such warning was made by a group of Egyptian and Italian scientists.
According to their data, in the area of the three Islands — Cyprus, Rhodes and Crete — happens a strong earthquake, after which there is the threat of a tsunami, and eventually the coastal cities will fall multimeter waves washing on their way the entire city.
According to Professor Ahmed Ali Badwi, a specialist in the study of seismic processes in Cairo research Institute of astronomy and Geophysics, Read more [...]
Exposure: Bashar Nabil AlaeddinLocalization is everything. Which is why Jordan—longsighted a hub for hike, mount biking, and exploring diachronic ruins and Bedouin refinement—has seen a 22 percentage driblet in touristry since the ruction in conterminous Egypt and Syria began. But the Midsection Eastward has been dominant with contravene for decades, and Jordan has remained composure. The World-wide Peacefulness Indicator ranks Jordan supra France and Argentina in key areas ilk certificate and the potency for fury. The consequence of the encompassing fermentation Read more [...]
Egypt declared a state of emergency due to a volcanic eruption. And the neighbor. In Eritrea, the volcano awoke Kit, which for many years was considered to be extinct. Throws ashes to a height of up to 15 kilometers.
The wind blows a cloud in the North, ash already reached the southern regions of Egypt - cities of Abu Simbel, Aswan and Luxor, as well as the borders of Israel. If the wind does not change its direction, and the volcano subsides, under threat of flights to the red sea resorts, especially in Hurghada and Sharm El-Sheikh, as well as in Saudi Arabia.
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01/21/2013 Head of Radioactive Materials Egypt MOSH Muhamedin Ali said the discovery of the five major fields of uranium ore, in his view, the production of these minerals will contribute to the economic development of the country. According to him, the uranium found in the Abu Zenima in Sinai, Abu Rashid Red Sea Power in Upper Egypt and in Gtar 70 km from Hurghada.Abu Rashid also found "14 other rare and expensive elements including cerium, terbium and neodymium, which can be used in the aviation industry, electronics and manufacturing of medical equipment."Muhamedin said that because Read more [...]
Head of Radioactive Materials Egypt MOSH Muhamedin Ali said the discovery of the five major fields of uranium ore, in his view, the production of these minerals will contribute to the economic development of the country. According to him, the uranium found in the Abu Zenima in Sinai, Abu Rashid Red Sea Power in Upper Egypt and in Gtar 70 km from Hurghada. Abu Rashid also found "14 other rare and expensive elements including cerium, terbium and neodymium, which can be used in the aviation industry, electronics and manufacturing of medical equipment." Muhamedin said that because Egypt Read more [...]
The death toll in the collapse of a residential building in northern Egypt has reached 28 people. This was reported today the Ministry of Health Egypt. According to authorities, the eight occupants of the building collapsed recovered alive from the wreckage and taken to hospital.
8-storey apartment building collapsed at dawn Wednesday in one of the areas of the northern capital city of Alexandria on the Mediterranean coast, where people were still sleeping. Rescue operations continued throughout the last day and were only stopped last night after it became clear that more survivors under the Read more [...]
on 10 June. The earthquake of a magnitude of 6.1 happened on Sunday at 15.45 local time (16.45 GMT) in the Mediterranean sea off the coast of Turkey, information about victims and material damage yet, said the seismological Observatory, Bogazici University.
According to seismologists, the epicenter of the earthquake was near the coast in the resort of muğla province at a depth of 19.6 km.
USGS (global monitoring USGS) assessed the magnitude 5.7 earthquake. According to him, the epicenter of the earthquake was off the coast of Turkey, 63 km East of the Greek island of Rhodes.Evaluation of Read more [...]
Egyptian Defense Minister Col. Gen. Abdel Fattah al-Sisi January 29 issued an official statement in which he warned of a possible collapse of the country in case of continuation of the current political crisis, reports Reuters. "The continuation of the struggle for power between different political forces may lead to the collapse of the state as such," - said the general. According to him, army units have already been deployed at vital installations of the country in order to prevent their capture or injury. In particular, the military took their guard key facilities Suez Canal - Read more [...]
16/12/2012 Six non-governmental organizations (NGOs), to monitor the first phase of the constitutional referendum in Egypt, demanded an expression of the will again. According to observers, the vote was in the worst traditions of former dictator Hosni Mubarak. NGOs on the government to declare the Islamists of the first stage of the referendum invalid.Among the violations recorded by non-governmental organizations - insufficient number of judges who were to observe the referendum, the presence of members of the ruling party "Freedom and Justice" at the polls. In addition, it is argued Read more [...]
16/12/2012 On Saturday, December 15, was the first stage of voting on new constitution Sharia Egypt proposed "Muslim Brotherhood."Voting took place in 10 major Egyptian governorates of Egypt - Cairo, Alexandria, El-Sharqiya, Al Gharbia, Dahaliya, Assou, Sohag, Aswan, North Sinai and South Sinai. In Cairo, Alexandria and the central Delta guberantorstvah resistance to the project of Islamization of Egypt, "Muslim Brotherhood" is expressed most strongly.Despite this, the "Brotherhood" argues that the constitution was supported in these areas, although a small majority.Party Read more [...]