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  • Euro cents) that will get her 20 pieces of the subsidised flat round bread known as "baladi" - the staple of the Egyptian diet.

    ANC Daily News Briefing

  • This particular kind of silk was called "baladi" (literally, from the region), and was famed for its beautiful yellow color.

    Magda Abu-Fadil: "Gold and Silk" Revive Past Splendors at Lebanon Museum

  • Furthermore, to this Lebanese-American, "baladi" has the connotation of "my country" as in my nation, the nation to which I belong.

    Film

  • Health facilities focused on women and children have been gouged, and workers fear women will resort to so-called "baladi" methods, a mixture of traditional herbs and magic.

    The Bellingham Herald: Sports News

  • Over 50 million Egyptians, or two-thirds of the population, eat subsidised "baladi" bread.

    AllAfrica News: Latest

  • (WFP), fortified date bars have been distributed in high-risk schools since 1963; and government-subsidized flour and cooking oil -- used to make 'baladi' bread -- are fortified with iron/folic acid and Vitamins A and D. Chicken Cull

    MRZine.org

  • (WFP), fortified date bars have been distributed in high-risk schools since 1963; and government-subsidized flour and cooking oil - used to make 'baladi' bread - are fortified with iron/folic acid and Vitamins A and D. Chicken cull

    YubaNet.com

  • This is when the Lebanese small farmers harvested and threshed their local "baladi" wheat (my cousin Ali is one of them, he told me this story).

    Palestine Blogs aggregator

  • • Kick back with a beer in El-Horreya (2 El Mazloum St), the bawdy, boozy heart of Cairo's baladi (local) drinking scene.

    Back to the Middle East: Egypt needs your holiday money

  • The sight of stacks of baladi bread piled high in market places is a common one in Egypt.

    Marc Van Ameringen: With a Little Innovation -- Bread Is (a Better) Life

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