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Bread originated in Egypt. Egyptians today are fiercely protective of the quality of their bread, and deeply suspicious of any attempts to tamper with it. This presents a headache for government ministers trying to persuade their countrymen of the benefits of fortifying their bread with iron - a staple practice in Western countries for over 50 years.
Egypt's Christians and Muslims have managed to live in relative, if fragile, harmony for centuries. However, the publication of allegations regarding a sex scandal is now threatening that delicate peace.
Many Egyptians are angry at the way Palestinians have been treated. Among Egypt’s youth anti-American sentiment is growing.
Under Ptolemy's reign, Alexandria built the most comprehensive library in the world. All that was tragically destroyed - but now, there are plans to build a new world-class centre of learning.