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  • noun the world's largest desert (3,500,000 square miles) in northern Africa

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  • With its vast uninhabited spaces crisscrossed by country borders that are almost entirely unsupervised, the Sahara Desert, which is larger than the continental United States, may be the most lawless zone on the planet.

    Letter from Timbuktu

  • The resolution of the conflict in Darfur and the implementation of the CPA framework throughout the territory of Sudan would also place the country in a unique position to strengthen African unity, across the Sahara Desert, which is an important goal as the African Union pursues the strategic goal of African unity.

    ANC Today

  • The resolution of the conflict in Darfur and the implementation of the CPA framework throughout the territory of Sudan would also place the country in a unique position to strengthen African unity, across the Sahara Desert, which is an important goal as the African Union pursues the strategic goal of African unity.

    ANC Today

  • The Sahara Desert was a tremendous barrier to movements southward.

    Africa and the American Negro...Addresses and Proceedings of the Congress on Africa Held Under the Auspices of the Stewart Missionary Foundation for Africa of Gammon Theological Seminary in Connection with the Cotton States and International Exposition December 13-15, 1895.

  • Algerian exports to China barely top $300 million because China is a latecomer to the North African country's biggest asset, the oil and gas under its portion of the Sahara Desert, which is dominated by U.S. firms.

    Market News

  • Algerian exports to China barely top $300 million because China is a latecomer to the North African country's biggest asset, the oil and gas under its portion of the Sahara Desert, which is dominated by U.S. firms.

    Market News

  • Algerian exports to China barely top $300 million because China is a latecomer to the North African nation's biggest asset, the oil and gas under its portion of the Sahara Desert, which is dominated by U.S. firms.

    StarTribune.com rss feed

  • Algerian exports to China barely top $300 million because China is a latecomer to the North African nation's biggest asset, the oil and gas under its portion of the Sahara Desert, which is dominated by U.S. firms.

    The Guardian World News

  • Algerian exports to China barely top $300 million because China is a latecomer to the North African nation's biggest asset, the oil and gas under its portion of the Sahara Desert, which is dominated by U.S. firms.

    WISTV - Local News RSS

  • Algerian exports to China barely top $300 million because China is a latecomer to the North African nation's biggest asset, the oil and gas under its portion of the Sahara Desert, which is dominated by U.S. firms.

    ajc.com - News

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