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saharan

pertaining to or emanating from the Sahara desert.
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The tract of land that runs across the continent just south of the vast Sahara desert has for decades been the province of smugglers and criminals, including the local chapter of al-Qaida.
German national Ernst, 75, says he found the egg in the wastelands of the Libyan Sahara desert - somewhere between the towns of Zella and Hun.
The event has been labelled "the toughest footrace on earth" and is a six-day adventure through one of the world's most inhospitable climates - the Sahara desert.
This is precisely so because, in the case of these cosmopolitans in the film, reaching Europe through a long trek across the Sahara Desert is a decision induced in the first place by poverty and a dogged sense of endurance and hardship.
Cooperation between the two countries is a crucial component in trying to stop arms smugglers and insurgents, including al Qaeda, using the Sahara desert as a safe haven - a problem made worse by the instability following Gaddafi's fall.
Al Qaeda's North African wing is holding seven foreigners, including five French nationals, in the Sahara desert after kidnapping them two weeks ago in an operation that underlined the growing threat the group poses to security in the region.
A NORTH Wales runner is making his way across the Sahara desert in one of the most gruelling races on Earth.
Washington, Feb 16 (ANI): Engineers from Germany are planning to erect solar collectors in the Sahara Desert, in what may be the biggest solar energy project ever that would be able to supply the whole world with electric power.
In an interview with Le Figaro newspaper earlier this year, Morin said some 150,000 people - including civilian and military personnel - were on site for the 210 tests France carried out in the Sahara Desert and the South Pacific from 1960-1996.
Joanne, 39, is one of 17 Newcastle fundraisers who last month took on a life-changing trek across the Sahara desert.
Total is the first major to express interest in participating in the giant 30-Bcm/y, US$19 billion project, which would pipe gas from Nigeria's Niger Delta region through the Sahara desert to the northern Algerian Mediterranean coast, in order to supply European markets.