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 (tə-rän′), Strait of
A channel off the southern tip of the Sinai Peninsula in northeast Egypt connecting the Red Sea with the Gulf of Aqaba.


(Placename) Strait of Tiran a strait between the Gulf of Aqaba and the Red Sea. Length: 16 km (10 miles). Width: 8 km (5 miles)



Strait of, a navigable waterway between the N Red Sea and the Gulf of Aqaba.
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Border Demarcation Deals In April 2016, Egypt and Saudi Arabia signed a border demarcation deal that hands over the two Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia.
Situated between the two countries, the islands of Tiran and Sanafir are largely unoccupied but they lie in a strategically important and politically sensitive area, Al-Jazeera reported.
The High Administrative Court had upheld a ruling by a lower court halting the controversial agreement to transfer the two Red Sea islands of Tiran and Sanafir to Saudi Arabia.
Egypt's Supreme Constitutional Court issued on Saturday its final decision concerning the Tiran and Sanafir case, ordering the annulment of all previous verdicts, according to local news outlets.
In her latest textbook on complementary therapies for midwives, Tiran examines some of the research that is now available and provides a background for student and practicing midwives and other maternity workers.
Former Bond girl Bellucci will play Adereth's target Angela while Israeli actor Itay Tiran is a young Mossad - Israel's intelligence service - agent Daniel.
It has been 87 days since the neighbouring countries of Saudi Arabia, the UAE and Bahrain severed diplomatic ties with Qatar, and there have been some political developments in the background," Siddiqui said, noting that the deal to hand over the islands of Tiran and Sanafir was one such development.
The government says the islands -- Tiran and Sanafir -- have always belonged to Saudi Arabia and that Egypt was merely overseeing their administration.
Gris: En el se tiran los restos organicos y todo aquello que no se puede reciclar como por ejemplo panales, papel sucio, bastoncillos, cuchillas de afeitar, polvo de la aspiradora, compresas, boligrafos y lapices usados .
Riyadh, Dhu-AlHijjah 07, 1437, September 09, 2016, SPA -- Prince Sultan bin Salman bin Abdulaziz, President of Saudi Commission for Tourism and National Heritage met with the Speaker of the Parliament of the Republic of Albania, Ilir Meta in the Albanian capital, Tiran yesterday.
Aromatherapy in Midwifery Practice" by Denise Tiran (a midwifery lecturer, complementary practitioner, and international author on maternity complementary medicine) covers safety, effectiveness, evidence, benefits and risks, and legal, ethical and professional issues related to incorporating aromatherapy into maternity care.
The two islands, Tiran and Sanafir, were agreed to be given to Saudis during a visit by King Salman to Egypt.