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World - Region
6/13/2022 2:40:50 PM
Iraq temporarily closed Baghdad airport Monday as choking clouds of dust blanketed the capital, the latest crippling sandstorm in a country that has warned climate change poses an "existential threat".

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
5/31/2022 9:38:30 PM
The damage from desertification in Iraq is becoming more widespread, going beyond recurrent sandstorms to making parts of the country unlivable, writes Salah Nasrawi

World - Region
5/24/2022 3:39:06 PM
Militants from the Islamic State group killed 12 civilians and wounded at least six in two separate attacks in Iraq, apparently taking advantage of a sandstorm that sharply reduced visibility across the country, security officials said Tuesday.

World - Region
5/23/2022 10:41:53 AM
Iraq closed airports and public buildings on Monday as another sandstorm -- the ninth since mid-April -- hit the country, authorities said.

Egypt - Society
3/6/2022 7:13:07 PM
The Ministry of Health urged people to not leave their homes except when necessary as strong sandstorms hit parts of northern Egypt on Sunday, reducing air quality and posing health risks.

Egypt - Society
12/19/2021 5:31:57 PM
The Egyptian Ministry of Environment has advised the elderly, respiratory disease patients and children nationwide to stay indoors on Sunday and Monday due to poor air quality.

Egypt - Society
12/18/2021 7:53:08 PM
Dust storms are likely to hit various parts of the country on Sunday, followed by rainfall for three days, the Egyptian Meteorological Authority (EMA) said on Saturday.

Egypt - Society
12/6/2021 9:09:42 PM
Parts of Greater Cairo, Lower Egypt, the northern coast, the Suez Canal cities, and Sinai are expected to see dusty winds that may evolve into sandstorms on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Egypt - Politics
3/27/2021 3:49:01 PM
Rabie said in a press conference that other factors resulted in the vessel running aground, without revealing further details

Egypt - Politics
4/24/2020 3:09:19 PM
Egypt shut down five Red Sea ports on Friday due to high winds amid a major nationwide sandstorm

Egypt - Politics
4/5/2020 6:16:25 PM
A dust storm that has hit the capital Cairo and other parts of the country will subside on Sunday evening, the head of the Egyptian Meteorological Authority said

Egypt - Politics
3/24/2020 10:44:25 PM

Egypt - Politics
1/6/2020 9:54:07 AM
Sandstorms and dust-laden winds are expected to hit various parts of the country, which will reduce horizontal visibility and disturb ship navigation in the Mediterranean and the Red Sea.

Egypt - Politics
3/14/2019 1:30:27 PM
High winds and sandstorms hit Luxor and other regions across the country Thursday, forcing the closure of a number of Red Sea and Mediterranean ports

Opinion -
3/6/2019 7:17:47 PM
The month of March is more and more associated with the achievements of Egyptian women

Egypt - Politics
1/16/2019 3:10:14 PM

Egypt - Politics
5/10/2018 12:05:57 PM

Egypt - Politics
5/2/2018 11:11:52 AM

Egypt - Politics
5/1/2018 1:31:24 PM
The head of the meteorological authority said that temperatures would continue to rise across the country this week, reaching 40 Celsius in Cairo and 43 Celsius in Upper Egypt

Egypt - Politics
4/30/2018 11:57:40 AM
The Egyptian Meteorological Authority has warned of unstable weather in the capital and several other governorates

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