EGYPT

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EGYPT

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Elevated Risk Area

Risk alert: increased risk of terrorist attacks. Travellers advised to stick to Cairo and Alexandria tourist areas. Travel in border regions restricted and permission to enter frontier regions towards Libian, Sudanese and Israeli borders as well as areas of Sinai requires military approval. High volume of landmines along Mediterranean coast. 

Population

National Flower: Egyptian lotus

Median Age

National Bird: Golden eagle

World's oldest dress

5 000 years old

Surface area (sq/km)

National Gem: Peridot

Longest individual rulership in history

Pharaoh Pepi II Neferkare: 94 years

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The beauty of Egypt...

The beauty of Egypt...

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The beauty of Egypt...

The beauty of Egypt...

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Sources:

  1. US Passports & International Travel (19 July 2017)
  2. World Atlas (25 August 2017)
  3. Factslides (25 August 2017)
  4. Wikipedia (17 August 2017)
  5. Worldometers (25 August 2017)

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