Home / Information / Countries / Egypt

Information about Egypt.

Country: Egypt
ISO code/s EG / EGY
From year1922

Egypt is a transcontinental country spanning the northeast corner of Africa and southwest corner of Asia, via a land bridge formed by the Sinai Peninsula. Most of Egypt's territory of 1,010,000 square kilometres lies within the Nile Valley. It is a Mediterranean country and is bordered by the Gaza Strip and Israel to the northeast, the Gulf of Aqaba to the east, the Red Sea to the east and south, Sudan to the south and Libya to the west.

See also
Egypt, Ottoman Eyalet 15171867
Egypt, Khedivate and Sultanate 18671922
Monarch reigns
فؤاد الأول‎ (King Fuad I) 15 March 1922 28 April 1936
فاروق الأول‎ (King Farouk I) 28 April 1936 26 July 1952
فؤاد الثاني‎ (King Fuad II) 26 July 1952 18 June 1953