Middle East

Egypt court acquits founder of new Library of Alexandria

A statue of Alexander the Great, founder of Alexandria, stands in a square in one end of the Fouad street in Alexandria, Egypt, February 2, 2016. The statue was a present from the Greek government on the occasion of the opening of Bibliotheca Alexandria library and cultural centre. In Egypt's Alexandria, Fouad Street reflects the city's rich history and is known for its elegant villas and antique shops. Today the Mediterranean coastal city, once a melting pot of nationalities and faith groups, i





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