Suez Isthmus of

Related to Suez Isthmus of: Suez Canal

Suez

, Isthmus of
An isthmus of northeast Egypt connecting Africa and Asia. It is bordered by the Mediterranean Sea on the north and the Gulf of Suez on the south.
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