- an oasis in S Egypt: source of ocher.
- Formerly Villa Cisneros. a seaport and town in Western Sahara: former capital of Río de Oro in the former Spanish Sahara, on the NW coast of Africa.
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The problem was how to provide water for the 100-mile advance across the desert to Dakhla.The Fife and Forfar Yeomanry
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