Kantara, El

Kantara, El,

Egypt: see Qantarah esh SharqiyaQantarah esh Sharqiya
, town, NE Egypt, on the east bank of the Suez Canal. It is on the ancient military road between Egypt and Syria. Qantarah esh Sharqiya is the terminus of a railroad to Palestine constructed during World War I, when the British Expeditionary Force in Egypt
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