Horn of Africa

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Horn of Africa

A peninsula in northeastern Africa including Somalia, Ethiopia, Eritrea and Djibouti. The Horn of Africa is a major coffee exporter. However, because of political instability in Somalia, the waters around the Horn suffer from piracy.
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ITWorx, a software professional services firm based in Egypt, has signed a strategic alliance with Esri Northeast Africa, a leading geographic information system (GIS) services provider, to deliver advanced geo-enabled public sector solutions.
It will fly to destinations within four-and-a-half hours of the Gulf Arab emirate, including the Middle East, key points in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka and Northeast Africa (Nairobi, Dares Salaam, Addis Ababa, Cairo), and as far as Greece in Southern Europe, plus Central Asia.
The monarchy is in northeast Africa, one of just five SPP relationships the National Guard currently has on the continent--one that will help to chart the course for Africa.
Mr Asher combines his military background with a first-hand understanding of the area to show that Gordon's mission and death were only part of a much larger conflict between British Christian civilisation and the native Mohammedanism of northeast Africa.
It was simply a moral obligation for the 300 people who showed up in Eugene on Sunday to rally for an end to genocide that has killed at least 180,000 people during the past three years in the Darfur region of Sudan in northeast Africa.
The descendants of Cush are in northeast Africa or Arabia.
5 million in northeast Africa, is part of the meningitis belt.
Professor Ashcroft has been appointed by Voluntary Service Overseas (VSO) to assist in the development of universities and teacher training colleges in the world's third poorest country in northeast Africa.
Palestinian Christians in the West Bank and Gaza have been "basically under house arrest," isolated in their homes without food, water, or electricity, according to Michael LaCivita, communications director for the Catholic Near East Welfare Association, a papal agency that provides humanitarian and pastoral support in the Middle East, Northeast Africa, India, and Eastern Europe.
The volume's contributors discuss art produced during the relevant period throughout most of western Asia, northeast Africa, and the Aegean: Egypt (Erik Hornung, Laszlo Kakosy, Andrzej Niwinski), Assyria and Babylonia (Ursula Seidl, Irene Winter), Iran (Mark Garrison), Palestine (Pirhiya Beck, Leo Mildenberg), Phoenicia (Eric Gubel), Cyprus (Hans-Gunter Buchholz), Greece (John Boardman, Robert Wenning), and the wider Hellenic world (Eva Andrea Braun-Holzinger and Hartmut Matthaus).
remains reluctant to accept any role for it in northeast Africa.
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