Snow falls across much of the Middle East as worst blizzard in 60 years hits the region
Police block roads into and out of ancient holy city
Snowstorm Alexa brings Egypt's main Mediterranean ports to a standstill
Temperatures plummet below freezing across Syria, Egypt, Israel, Lebanon
Concern mounts for plight of two million refugees fleeing Syrian civil war
And snow fell on the streets of Egypt for the first time in 112 years as one of the worst winter storms to hit the Middle East in living memory set in.
The rare sight of pristine white precipitation greeted stunned residents of Cairo this morning who took to social media to express their shock at the unsettling weather in the usually sweltering capital.
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