Egypt is a large country located in north-eastern Africa except for the Sinai Peninsula, which is located in Asia. It shares borders with Palestine, Israel, Sudan and Libya.
Egypt has a history stretching back thousands of years.
Around 82 million people live in Egypt, mostly in the areas around the River Nile. Most of the people of Egypt speak Arabic.
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Also see the Wikijunior:Countries A-Z/Egypt book.