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(Placename) a city in NE Egypt, on the Suez Canal: founded in 1863 by the former Suez Canal Company; devastated by Israeli troops in the October War (1973). Pop: 299 000 (2005 est)
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or Is•ma•‘i•li•ya

(ˌɪs meɪ əˈli ə, -maɪ ə-)

a seaport at the midpoint of the Suez Canal, in NE Egypt. 236,300.
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CAIRO, July 8 (KUNA) -- Egyptian police killed 14 terrorists in an operation that took place in Ismailiya Governorate, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said Saturday.
A car bomb exploded near an Egyptian police building in the Suez Canal city of Ismailiya, wounding at least 25 policemen, security officials said (AFP/File, Said Khatib)
A terrorist group inspired by Al-Qaeda has claimed responsibility for the car bombing outside a military building in the Sinai Peninsula that wounded six soldiers in Ismailiya.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Gunmen killed five Egyptian soldiers in an attack on an army patrol near the Suez Canal city of Ismailiya on Monday, security officials said.
Omani designer Shadya bint Salim Al Ismailiya has won a contract to design and make exclusive dinnerware for TG in the United Kingdom.
Apprenant la nouvelle de la mort de leur collegue, les soldats ont coupe la route Le Caire - Ismailiya, pres du marche d'Al-Obour et lance des pierres contre les batiments du camp.
A court in Ismailiya, northeast of Cairo, found the men aged between 19 and 24 guilty of the murder last April of Mohammed Mahmud Hamed, 16.
Altogether nearly one million people were displaced from the three Suez Canal cities of Port Said, Ismailiya, and Suez, and their vicinities.
AFP -- Masked gunmen fired on a military vehicle near the Egyptian city of Ismailiya on Friday, killing one soldier and wounding an officer and another soldier, a security official said.
| CAIRO, Jan 27 (KUNA) -- Egyptian President Mohammad Morsi on Sunday declared a state of emergency in Ismailiya, Suez and Port Said for 30 days.
ISMAILIYA: Coach Ricardo Ferreira will leave Ismaili at the end of the season even if he led the club to winning the league title, the Brazilian's agent revealed.