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The standard of the medical service is variable, however, and people often find they have to obtain treatment in private hospitals and clinics. The Ayyubid family still survives in modern Lebanon and retains Saladin's sword. A chronology of key events: circa 7000 BC - Settlement of Nile Valley begins. circa 3000 BC - Kingdoms of Upper and Lower Egypt unite. Most of the Muslims in Egypt are not accustomed to drink alcohol, but hardly have they had any objection in others boozing.

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