• Man declares himself the king of disputed territory in Africa

    3 days ago - By New York Post

    An Indian man has declared himself the “king” of an unclaimed plot of land in North Africa. Suyash Dixit dubbed Bir Tawil - the 800-square-mile patch of disputed land between Egypt and Sudan - the “Kingdom of Dixit,” according to a post last week on his Facebook page, in which he added a “life event”...
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  • This man is the latest in a series of travellers to declare ownership of a bizarre no man's land in north Africa

    This man is the latest in a series of travellers to declare ownership of a bizarre no man's land in north Africa

    3 days ago - By Business Insider

    A man has claimed ownership of a no man's land in northern Africa and declared himself king.
    Suyash Dixit named the land the "Kingdom of Dixit." Officially, it's called Bir Tawil.
    Neither Egypt nor Sudan want the piece of land.
    At least two other people have claimed the land for themselves in the past.
    An Indian man has travelled to a stateless spit of land between Egypt and Sudan, claimed it as his own, and is accepting applications for people to join his self-styled government.
    Suyash Dixit, from Indore, wrote in a Facebook post last week :
    "I, Suyash Dixit, first of my name and the...
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