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Her name means "Embracing Lady", she was probably of Nubian origin and worshipped in the 1st cataract area. The name of Anuket has been found together with Satis on a great number of inscriptions from quarry expeditions in that area. In later times...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
The great god of the Nile was called Hapi. In sacred art, he was depicted as a man, somewhat overweight to symbolize abundance, and with female breasts to symbolize the river’s fertile properties. He is an ancient god, to the Egyptians as well as modern man,...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
Satis, "The Lady of Elephantine" and "She of Sehel (the island)" the giver of water for purification of the deceased, and associated with the inundation. Together with Anuket she was the protectress of the waters of the Nile in the...
Deities & Heros >> Egyptian
People of the Book: Fighting the Holy War
At the heart of most of the world's great religions, there is a sacred text. This is usually a compilation of the words of the enlightened founder of the path or the interpretations of the life and teachings of this founder. Within this text is contained the...
Religion & Philosophy >> Religions

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Key to the Sinai: The Battles for Abu Ageila in the 1956 and 1967
In both the 1956 and 1967 wars, Abu Ageila was the main gateway to the Sinai for ... The result was that Israel fought a difficult and costly battle for Abu Ageila.
An Operational Study of the Sinai Campaign - Defense Technical
massing defensive positions at several of these key locations such as the Rafah Junction and Abu Ageila. Trusting to thR advantage of the defense over the ...
In Pursuit of Mobility - Doria
Sharon's operation at Abu Ageila in 1967. 17. Approximate strengths, orders of battle and estimated losses of opposing forces during the Yom Kippur War 1973.
here - John J. Mearsheimer - University of Chicago
force ratio breakthrough forces not accounted for accounted for. Megiddo, 1918. Flanders, 1940.
Download The Battle of An-Nakhl Scenario
that had smashed through the Egyptian defences at Abu. Ageila, raced south towards An-Nakhl, an old Turkish fort guarding a crossroads. Sharon's intent was to ...

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Colonel Gaddafi regime expert Abu Agila Masud identified Lockerbie bombing suspect
The suspect, Abu Agila Mas'ud, is believed to have worked under Abdullah Senussi (pictured), a former Libyan spy chief who was known as the 'black box' of the Gaddafi regime who is believed to have masterminded the Lockerbie bombing – and is now ...
Forces Boosted on Israel-Egypt Border Over Islamic State Threat
The Abu-Ageila road junction across the border in Egypt was the scene of major battles during wars between the two countries in 1948, 1956 and 1967. Islamic State's leader, Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi, directly threatened Israel in a December speech, saying ...
Two Libyans identified as Lockerbie bombing suspects
A third man also in a Libyan jail serving a ten year sentence, Abu Agila Mas'ud, has been identified as the bomb-maker and as a further suspect by Ken Dorstein, an American documentary film-maker whose brother was killed in the bombing. Mas'ud was ...
The Avenger
Dornstein had discovered a declassified C.I.A.
Libya: New Lockerbie bombing suspects are going nowhere
Lord Advocate Frank Mulholland QC asked permission for Scots detectives and FBI agents to question Abdullah al-Senussi, Colonel Gaddafi's brother-in-law and former spy chief, and Abu Agila Mas'ud. First Minister Nicola Sturgeon said she hoped it would ...

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