Zagazig


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Zagazig

(ˈzæɡəˌzɪɡ) or

Zaqaziq

n
(Placename) a city in NE Egypt, in the Nile Delta: major cotton market. Pop: 291 000 (2005 est)

Za•ga•zig

(ˌzɑ gəˈzig, ˌzæg ə-)

also Zaqaziq



n.
a city in NE Egypt, on the Nile delta. 274,000.
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Zagazig Criminal Court upheld a death sentence on Sunday, handed to militant Islamist figure Adel Habara on charges of killing a policeman in 2012.
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Upon corresponding with Zagazig University in Egypt, the aforementioned hospital found out that the doctor's certificates were falsified.
The Egyptian-national, who holds a Bachelor of Arts diploma from Zagazig University, has also been a business development manager at Shangri-La Hotel, Dubai.
CAIRO - Gunmen killed an officer from the Egyptian national security agency in the Nile Delta city of Zagazig on Saturday, officials said, the latest in a string of attacks on police and troops.
Police also fired tear gas at a pro-Morsi student protest in the Nile Delta city of Zagazig, the deposed leader's home town, security officials said.
Police also fired tear gas at pro-Morsi student demonstrators on Wednesday in the Nile Delta city of Zagazig, Mr Morsi's home town.
Five people were wounded in Zagazig, security sources said.