TITLE

Cairo consolidates its regional role

AUTHOR(S)
Venter, Al J.
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Middle East;Dec99, Issue 296, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the role of the Egyptian government in the affairs of its southern neighbors. Role in the 1998 dispute between Turkey and Syria; Struggle between rival cultural orientations; Basis of the foreign policy guidelines of Egypt President Mubarak; History of the Nile diversion project; Advantages and disadvantages of the Nile diversion project.
ACCESSION #
2630933

 

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