Egypt–United Kingdom relations
Egypt–United Kingdom relations refers to the bilateral relationship between Egypt and the United Kingdom. Relations are strong and longstanding. They involve politics, defence, trade and education.
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Suez Canal - Costa Europa in the Suez Canal
Timelapse video of Cruise Ship Costa Europa transiting the Suez Canal southward from Port Said to Suez.
Suez Canal
This is a brief film about two important engineering feats, made it for a school project. Music is Gortoz a Ran.
Anglo-Egyptian Sudan
Anglo-Egyptian Sudan (Arabic: السودان الإنجليزي المصري‎ as-Sūdān al-Inglīzī al-Maṣrī) referred to the manner by which Sudan was administered between 1899 and 1956, when it was a con...
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Suez Crisis
The Suez Crisis, also named Tripartite Aggression, was an invasion of Egypt in late 1956 by Israel, followed by Britain and France. The aims were to regain Western control of the Suez Canal and to rem...
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Urabi Revolt
The ‘Urabi Revolt, also known as the ‘Urabi Revolution (Arabic: الثورة العرابية‎), was a nationalist uprising in Egypt from 1879 to 1882. It was led by and named for Colonel Ahmed ‘Urabi (al...
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Embassy of Egypt, London
The Embassy of Egypt in London is the diplomatic mission of Egypt in the United Kingdom.Egypt also maintains several other buildings in London: a Consulate General at 2 Lowndes Street, Belgravia, a Pr...
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History of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan
This article discusses the history of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan during the history of Sudan from 1899 to 1955. In January 1899, an Anglo-Egyptian agreement restored Egyptian rule in Sudan but as part of a ...
History of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan - Wikipedia
El Ferdan Railway Bridge
The El Ferdan Railway Bridge is a swing bridge that spans the Suez Canal near Ismailia, Egypt. It is the longest swing bridge in the world, with a span of 1100 ft (340 m).
The first El Ferdan...
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Shoukri brothers
The Shoukri brothers are a pair of Egyptian-Northern Irish loyalist paramilitaries. Andre Khalef Shoukri was born in 1977, the son of a Coptic Christian Egyptian father and a Northern Irish mother. He...
Unilateral Declaration of Egyptian Independence
The Unilateral Declaration of Egyptian Independence was issued by the government of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on 28 February 1922. Through this declaration, the British governmen...
Mahdist War
The Mahdist War (1881–99) was a British colonial war of the late 19th century, which was fought between the Mahdist Sudanese, of the religious leader Muhammad Ahmad bin Abd Allah, the Mahdi (the “Guid...
Mahdist War - Wikipedia
Henry Francis Herbert Thompson
Sir Henry Francis Herbert Thompson, 2nd Baronet (2 April 1859 – 26 May 1944) was a British Egyptologist.Henry Thompson was born in London on 2 April 1859, the son of Sir Henry Thompson, 1st Baro...
Raid on the Suez Canal
The Raid on the Suez Canal, also known as Actions on the Suez Canal, took place between 26 January and 4 February 1915 after a German-led Ottoman Army force advanced from Southern Palestine to attack ...
Raid on the Suez Canal - Wikipedia
William J. Field
William James Field (22 May 1909 – 11 October 2002) was a British politician whose career was ended by a conviction for "importuning for immoral purposes" in 1953. He was Labour Member of Parlia...
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Hassan Sabry Pasha
Hassan Sabry Pasha (Arabic: حسن صبرى باشا|extra=1879 - 14 November 1940) was an Egyptian politician who briefly served as prime minister of Egypt in 1940.
Following his graduation with a teaching ...
Hassan Sabry Pasha - Wikipedia
Somers Clarke
George Somers Clarke (1841–1926) was an architect and English Egyptologist who worked at a number of sites throughout Egypt, notably in El Kab, where he built a house. He was born in Brighton.As an ar...
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Operation Musketeer (1956)
Operation Musketeer (French: Opération Mousquetaire) was the Anglo-French-Israeli plan for the invasion of Egypt to capture the Suez Canal during the Suez Crisis. Israel had the additional objecti...
Operation Musketeer (1956) - Wikipedia
Battle of Tel el-Kebir
The Battle of Tel el-Kebir or el-Tal el-Kebir was fought between the Egyptian army led by Ahmed Urabi and the British military near Tel-el-Kebir. After discontented Egyptian officers under Urabi rebe...
Battle of Tel el-Kebir - Wikipedia
Joe El-Abd
Joe El-Abd (born 23 February 1980 in Brighton, England) is a rugby union player. He currently plays for Oyonnax in the French Rugby Pro D2.El-Abd began playing rugby at Hove RFC and at the University...
F. D. Amr Bey
Abdelfattah Amr (Arabic: عبد الفتاح عمرو‎) (14 February 1910 – after 1972), better known as "F.D. Amr Bey" or simply "Amr Bey", was an Egyptian diplomat and squash player. He won the British...
F. D. Amr Bey - Wikipedia