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Number: 3558
Continent: Africa
Region: North
Place Names: Egypt
Year of Origin: 1964
Title: Communication Map of United Arab Republic
Language: English
Publish Origin: Cairo
Units: centimeters
Size Class.: Medium
Scale: 1 : 500,000
Color Type: Full Color
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Cartographer: A. M. Rashdan
Publisher: Cairo Drafting Office
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Notes: [PENDING Ruderman source] The United Arab Republic or al-Jumhuriyah al-'Arabīyah al-Muttaḥidah was a sovereign state in the Middle East from 1958 to 1961. It was initially a political union between Egypt (including the occupied Gaza Strip) and Syria from 1958 until Syria seceded from the union after the 1961 Syrian coup d'?at. Egypt continued to be known officially as the United Arab Republic until 1971. The republic was led by President of Egypt Gamal Abdel Nasser. The UAR was a member of the United Arab States, a loose confederation with the Mutawakkilite Kingdom of Yemen, which was dissolved in 1961.
Last updated: Jun 17, 2019