Al Qahira


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Noun1.Al Qahira - the capital of Egypt and the largest city in AfricaAl Qahira - the capital of Egypt and the largest city in Africa; a major port just to the south of the Nile delta; formerly the home of the Pharaohs
Arab Republic of Egypt, Egypt, United Arab Republic - a republic in northeastern Africa known as the United Arab Republic until 1971; site of an ancient civilization that flourished from 2600 to 30 BC
Cairene - a native or inhabitant of Cairo
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The convoy entered the area of Al Qahira carrying 3,000 family rations including vegetable oil, wheat, pulses and sugar -- enough for a family of six for one month.
A WFP "convoy entered the area of Al Qahira carrying 3,000 family rations including vegetable oil, wheat, pulses and sugar - enough for a family of six for one month," the Rome-based UN agency, which deals with emergency food assistance, said in a statement.
A 12-truck convoy entered the besieged areas of Al Qahira and Al Mudhafer districts on Thursday, carrying 3,000 family food rations, each ration enough to feed a family of six for one month," the statement said.
Abdul Wahid Ashoor, Board Chairman and editor in-chief of Bawabat al Qahira Newspaper, from the Arab Republic of Egypt, said that the electoral process in the Sultanate is characterized by democracy, adding that the process is very well organized through what he saw when he visited some polling stations in the Wilayat of Bausher and voters were helpful while casting their votes, stressing that the voting processwent on smoothly.
In a separate incident, a roadside bomb blew up on a busy street in Al Qahira district of northern Baghdad, killing three passersby, police and medical officials said.
TV presenter Naila Emara, during a show on the Al Qahira Wal Nas (Cairo and the People) channel, wore a necklace with the word "Sisi" in oversized silver letters, opening the program by saying Egyptians had "succeeded cum laude with highest honors" in the elections.