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Middle East and North Africa

Middle East and North Africa Union

The Middle East and North Africa Union is comprised of 20 countries. The region is bordered by Morocco to the west, Iran to the east, Turkey to the north and Sudan to the south. The population of the region is about 500 million people.  

The region is home to 220 cities that each have a population of more than 1 million people. Languages in this region include Arabic, Turkish, Berber, Farsi, French and English.

The denomination operates Middle East University in Beirut, Lebanon, which was established in 1939. It is one of the oldest institutions of higher learning in the country.

In Iraq, Adventist Church Leader Prays for New Church

In Iraq, Adventist Church Leader Prays for New Church

Feb 07, 2016

Ted N.C. Wilson, president of the Seventh-day Adventist Church, prayed at the construction site of a new church in Iraq as he made a weekend visit...

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Adventist academy surprises Cairo with massive trash haul

Adventist academy surprises Cairo with massive trash haul

Dec 15, 2015

It is not unusual to see children romping in towering mounds of garbage on the dust-blown roads outside Nile Union Academy in Cairo, Egypt. In some...

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In Egypt, Adventist Church distributes tens of thousands of books at major book fair

In Egypt, Adventist Church distributes tens of thousands of books at major book fair

Feb 18, 2015

Seventh-day Adventist staffers distributed tens of thousands of copies of "Steps to Christ" and other Adventist books at the biggest book...

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