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Alexandria’s first disability-friendly public beach [Video]

As part of an initiative to make public venues more accessible, Egypt’s coastal city of Alexandria has opened its first public beach for people with disabilities. #News #Reuters #Egypt #beach Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribeReuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled.Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/reuters/?hl=en

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Countries around the world celebrate Eid al-Adha [Video]

Muslims across the world celebrated Eid al-Adha by offering prayers at mosques. #News #Reuters #Eid #SaudiArabia #Egypt #Iraq #Senegal #Jerusalem #Mecca Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribeReuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled.Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/reuters/?hl=en

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Second filling of Ethiopia’s giant dam nearly complete • FRANCE 24 English [Video]

#Ethiopia has nearly completed the filling of a huge #dam on the Blue #Nile river for a second year, state media reported on Monday, a move that has already angered Egypt.Subscribe to France 24 now:http://f24.my/youtubeENFRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7http://f24.my/YTliveENVisit our website:http://www.france24.comSubscribe to our YouTube channel:http://f24.my/youtubeENLike us on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.EnglishFollow us on Twitter:https://twitter.com/France24_en

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Ethiopia reaches second-year target for filling disputed Nile mega-dam • FRANCE 24 English [Video]

Ethiopia has completed filling the reservoir of its huge dam on the Blue Nile river for a second year, a minister said on Monday, a move that has already angered Egypt.Subscribe to France 24 now:http://f24.my/youtubeENFRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7http://f24.my/YTliveENVisit our website:http://www.france24.comSubscribe to our YouTube channel:http://f24.my/youtubeENLike us on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.EnglishFollow us on Twitter:https://twitter.com/France24_en

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How One Man In Egypt Is Keeping This 200-Year-Old Tile Tradition Alive | Still Standing [Video]

Saied Hussain has been hand making tiles out of cement for over 50 years. He says he’s one of the last still doing this work in Egypt — most other workshops couldn’t withstand competition from marble and ceramic tiles. We went to Cairo to see how his business is still standing.Saied does not have a website. He sells his tiles locally in Cairo.MORE STILL STANDING VIDEOS:Meet The Last Artisans Making Traditional Bagpipes By Hand In Scotland’s Capital | Still Standinghttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2SHgbsow7mMHow Swords Are Made At The Last Workshops In Toledo, Spain | Still Standinghttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yYygxJDLPIQHow Families In India Are Keeping A 500-Year-Old Cashew Liquor Tradition Alive | Still Standinghttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N0o65tMtoB8——————————————————#Egypt #StillStanding #BusinessInsiderBusiness Insider tells you all you need to know about business, finance, tech, retail, and more.Visit us at: https://www.businessinsider.comSubscribe: https://www.youtube.com/user/businessinsiderBI on Facebook: https://read.bi/2xOcEcjBI on Instagram: https://read.bi/2Q2D29TBI on Twitter: https://read.bi/2xCnzGFBI on Amazon Prime: http://read.bi/PrimeVideoHow One Man In Egypt Is Keeping This 200-Year-Old Tile Tradition Alive | Still Standing

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The Beginning of a New Republic: Egypt Launches Largest Anti-Poverty Initiative [Video]

Marking the beginning of a large-scale project aimed to fight poverty across rural Egypt, Egypts President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi inaugurated the first phase of the Decent Life (Haya Karima) initiative at the Cairo International Stadium on Thursday. Al-Sisi declared that the initiative sets off Egypts new republic in his speech. I am declaring the beginning []

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Egyptian student helps others pass exams [Video]

Hundreds of university students in Egypt formed an ‘honorary corridor’ to thank fellow student Ahmed Ramadan for helping them study and pass their exams. #Egypt #News #ReutersSubscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribeReuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation for accuracy and impartiality is unparalleled.Get the latest news on: http://reuters.com/Follow Reuters on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ReutersFollow Reuters on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/reuters/?hl=en

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Nile dam deal between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan is possible, UN says • FRANCE 24 English [Video]

An agreement on #Ethiopia’s controversial #NileRiver #dam is possible, the UN said Thursday, urging “trust, transparency and open engagement” as Egypt accused Addis Ababa of threatening its existence. The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) has drawn the ire of Egypt and Sudan since construction began in 2011, with both fearing for their water resources. FRANCE 24’s Chief Foreign Editor Rob Parsons tells us more.Subscribe to France 24 now:http://f24.my/youtubeENFRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7http://f24.my/YTliveENVisit our website:http://www.france24.comSubscribe to our YouTube channel:http://f24.my/youtubeENLike us on Facebook:https://www.facebook.com/FRANCE24.EnglishFollow us on Twitter:https://twitter.com/France24_en

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UNSC discusses Ethiopia dam amid strained ties with Egypt, Sudan [Video]

The United Nations Security Council has discussed the controversial mega-dam project that Ethiopia is building on the Nile River.Egypt and Sudan say the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) limits access to fresh water.But Ethiopia says the UN is not the place to address such concerns.Al Jazeera’s diplomatic editor James Bays reports from the UN.- Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/#AlJazeeraEnglish #UNSC #Ethiopia #MegaDamProject

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I Want to Create a World Where Women Do As They Please: Egyptian-American Filmmaker Sharine Atif [Video]

For artist and filmmaker Sharine Atif, creating films has been the ultimate act of healing and resisting. It is not just to tell a story, or to reflect a certain social circumstance, but to express alternate and possible realities that can inspire change. Shining a long overdue spotlight on heroic Egyptian women, Sharines films capture []

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Ethiopia withdraws forces from Tigray to focus on threats to dam [Video]

Ethiopia’s federal government says it’s withdrawn from the Tigray region to focus on threats to its Grand Renaissance Dam. The second filling of the project dam is due to be completed this month but talks to reach an agreement with Sudan and Egypt have failed to produce results. At their request, the issue will be discussed next week at an urgent session of the United Nations Security Council.Ethiopia is also locked in a border dispute with Sudan, which has added to the tensions in the region.Al Jazeera’s Hiba Morgan reports from Al-Fashaga near the border with Ethiopia.- Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish/- Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera/- Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/