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(Placename) an ancient city in central Egypt, on the Nile. Pop: 417 000 (2005 est). Ancient Greek name: Lycopolis
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a city in central Egypt, on the Nile. 291,300.
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The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, signed a cooperation agreement to transfer the Orange call centre to the technological park of Assiout (Silicon Waha), to extend Orange Fab-lab network in Egypt and to strengthen Orange Labs.
Security director of Mersa Matruh Major General Mukhtar Al Sanbari was notified by Salloum police station that 27 people were arrested, including two from Minya, 19 from Assiout and three from Sohag governorates, in addition to two from Fayoum and another one from Marsa Matruoh while they were illegally attempting to cross into Libya.
Thus his discussion transcends by far the vexed chronological question that interests most specialists: the interval between the 2nd-4th century AD paintings on wood from Karanis, Assiout, and Theadelphia that are the topic of Mathews' first chapter and the earliest (6th-century) icons, which are still produced by the same means at Mount Sinai and in churches in Rome.
Arrive a la 3e position aux presidentielles de 2012, le concurrent Hamdeen Sabbahi, denoncant la poursuite des [beaucoup moins que]politiques menees sous Moubarak[beaucoup plus grand que], a place, depuis Assiout, sa campagne electorale sous le sceau de la lutte contre [beaucoup moins que]la corruption, la tyrannie et la pauvrete[beaucoup plus grand que].
A Assiout, des magasins ont ete saccages, des vehicules mis a feu dans une ambiance de terreur.
Or would I like the scenic route through Giza and Assiout? When I was set down at the appointed place, crossing the road presented itself as a supreme challenge to the anticipatory faculties and the adrenaline gland was on stand-by, owing to three flows of traffic from three carriageways that converged in Nozha Street.
In places like Chinkiang, China; Assiout, Egypt; and Nawabganj, India, the monetary offerings of American pentecostals fed the hungry, housed the homeless, and clothed the naked.
The campaign includes a series of workshops, vaccination drives and sports activities throughout the campuses of different universities, beginning with Ain Shams, Tanta and Assiout Universities.
Par Nevine Ahmed Incidents Ramses : Assiout s'indigne Haute securite a Charkiya Alexandrie : Comites populaires pour prevenir les rassemblements dans les zones commerciales Vainqueur des elections presidentielles il y a un an, le parti islamiste se trouve actuellement hors du jeu sous la pression de la rue.
Les electeurs egyptiens de dix gouvernorats, dont Le Caire, Alexandrie, Daqhaliya, Gharbiya, Charqiya, Assiout, Souhag et Assouan, soit la moitie des 51,3 millions d'inscrits, sont convies aux urnes, aujourd'hui, sous haute protection (130.000 policiers epaules par 120.000 militaires seront deployes).