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Egypt: The Other Homeland

Categories: Middle East & North Africa, Egypt, Greece, Ethnicity & Race, Film, History, Migration & Immigration

Al Jazeera World broadcasts [1] a small film entitled “Egypt:The Other Homeland”, narrating the history of the once thriving Greek community in Egypt through personal interviews and archive material. At the beginning of the 20th century,there were about 200,000 Greeks in Egypt. Today, the Greek community there has approximately 1,000 members.