Egypt to build second, parallel Suez Canal (9)

Haaretz Daily 2014.08.06 03:31
Project is major step by new President Abdel Fattah al-Sissi to stimulate Egypt's struggling economy and recalls some of grand national programs of one of Sissi's predecessors, army strongman Gamal Abdel Nasser. By Oliver Holmes and Stephen Kalin A ship crossing the Suez Canal near Ismailia port city, 120 km (75 miles) northeast of Cairo, June 13, 2013.
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