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The Thanksgiving story I really want you to read.

If you only ever read one post on my blog, I want you to read this one. It’s only got 2 really crappy cellphone photos and a LOT of words, but I want you to read this one.  1,643 more words


Russia to consolidate anti-terror efforts with Egypt – Defense Minister

he branch of Islamic State that has been terrorizing the Sinai peninsula in Egypt was also involved in the October bombing of the Russian A321 passenger jet, Russian Defense Minister Sergey Shoigu said, vowing to boost anti-terror cooperation with Egypt. 344 more words


Staff Nurse Louisa Bicknell 'As brave as any fighting soldier'

Louisa Bicknell was the first Australian nurse to die whilst on active service in Egypt. ‘Louie’ as she was known, was born at Elmore in 1879 to Eliza Bicknell of Abbotsford, Victoria.   221 more words


Islamic State Militants Claim Egypt Hotel Attack

Militants from Sinai Province, an Egyptian affiliate of the Islamic State, claimed responsibility for a bombing that killed seven people in a hotel, in the country’s restive Sinai region. 251 more words


Ancient Wonders in Cairo

I have gazed on the walls of impregnable Babylon along which chariots may race, and on the Zeus by the banks of the Alpheus, I have seen the hanging gardens, and the Colossus of the Helios, the great man made mountains of the lofty pyramids, and the gigantic tomb of Mausolus; but when I saw the sacred house of Artemis, that towers to the clouds, the others were placed in the shade, for the sun himself, has never looked upon its equal, outside Olympus…

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Russian Defense Minister Praises Egypt's Efforts in Fight Against Terrorism

Russian Defense Minister said that Moscow supports the stable efforts of Egypt’s leadership in the fight against terrorism.

CAIRO (Sputnik) – Russia supports the stable efforts of Egypt’s leadership in the fight against terrorism, including on the Sinai Peninsula, Russian Defense Minister Gen. 73 more words


Egypt-A Country For History Lovers

Egypt is positioned in north eastern Africa with its capital located in its biggest city Cairo. For Egypt tourism is very important for their economy. The historical place is surrounded heavily by Mediterranean seas and red seas. 406 more words