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20th December 2014, Seattle
We settled on Egypt.
It was the logical choice. Thirty years of sclerotic dictatorship meant the place was predictable, and its housing of the only remaining wonder of the ancient world, the pyramids, meant it was reliable, an established tourism hub. 1,683 more words
Two minutes of your time: Over the weekend an Egyptian court threw out the convictions of deposed President Hosni Mubarak, his sons and top officials on a corruption charge, and more notably, murder charges in connection with the deaths of hundreds of demonstrators in clashes during the 2011 revolution that deposed Mubarak. 44 more words