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diff --git a/share/zoneinfo/africa b/share/zoneinfo/africa
index f58719da5b8f..b84d6dcd209b 100644
--- a/share/zoneinfo/africa
+++ b/share/zoneinfo/africa
@@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
-# @(#)africa 7.20
+# @(#)africa 7.25
# This data is by no means authoritative; if you think you know better,
# go ahead and edit the file (and please send any changes to
@@ -105,9 +105,6 @@ Zone Africa/Luanda 0:52:56 - LMT 1892
0:52:04 - LMT 1911 May 26 # Luanda Mean Time?
1:00 - WAT
-# Bassas da India
-# uninhabited
-
# Benin
# Whitman says they switched to 1:00 in 1946, not 1934; go with Shanks.
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
@@ -209,9 +206,10 @@ Rule Egypt 1983 only - Jul 12 1:00 1:00 S
Rule Egypt 1984 1988 - May 1 1:00 1:00 S
Rule Egypt 1989 only - May 6 1:00 1:00 S
Rule Egypt 1990 1994 - May 1 1:00 1:00 S
-# IATA (after 1990) says transitions are at 0:00; go with Shanks.
-Rule Egypt 1995 max - Apr lastFri 1:00 1:00 S
-Rule Egypt 1995 max - Sep lastFri 3:00 0 -
+# IATA (after 1990) says transitions are at 0:00.
+# Go with IATA starting in 1995.
+Rule Egypt 1995 max - Apr Fri>=22 0:00s 1:00 S
+Rule Egypt 1995 max - Sep lastFri 23:00s 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Africa/Cairo 2:05:00 - LMT 1900 Oct
@@ -240,9 +238,6 @@ Zone Africa/Addis_Ababa 2:34:48 - LMT 1870
2:35:20 - ADMT 1936 May 5 # Adis Dera MT
3:00 - EAT
-# Europa Island
-# uninhabited
-
# Gabon
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Africa/Libreville 0:37:48 - LMT 1912
@@ -264,9 +259,6 @@ Rule Ghana 1936 1942 - Dec 31 0:00 0 GMT
Zone Africa/Accra -0:00:52 - LMT 1918
0:00 Ghana %s
-# Glorioso Is
-# uninhabited
-
# Guinea
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Africa/Conakry -0:54:52 - LMT 1912
@@ -280,9 +272,6 @@ Zone Africa/Bissau -1:02:20 - LMT 1911 May 26
-1:00 - WAT 1975
0:00 - GMT
-# Juan de Nova
-# uninhabited
-
# Kenya
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Africa/Nairobi 2:27:16 - LMT 1928 Jul
@@ -301,7 +290,7 @@ Zone Africa/Maseru 1:50:00 - LMT 1903 Mar
# Liberia
# From Paul Eggert <eggert@twinsun.com> (1993-11-18):
# In 1972 Liberia was the last country to switch
-# from a GMT offset that was not a multiple of 15 minutes.
+# from a UTC offset that was not a multiple of 15 minutes.
# Howse reports that it was in honor of their president's birthday.
# Shanks reports the date as May 1, whereas Howse reports Jan; go with Shanks.
# For Liberia before 1972, Shanks reports -0:44, whereas Howse and Whitman
@@ -335,15 +324,16 @@ Rule Libya 1987 1990 - Oct 1 0:00 0 -
Rule Libya 1990 only - May 4 0:00 1:00 S
Rule Libya 1996 only - Mar 30 2:00s 1:00 S
Rule Libya 1996 only - Sep 30 2:00s 0 -
-Rule Libya 1997 max - Mar lastThu 2:00s 1:00 S
-Rule Libya 1997 max - Oct Thu>=1 2:00s 0 -
+Rule Libya 1997 only - Apr 4 0:00 1:00 S
+Rule Libya 1997 only - Oct 4 0:00 0 -
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Africa/Tripoli 0:52:44 - LMT 1920
1:00 Libya CE%sT 1959
2:00 - EET 1982
1:00 Libya CE%sT 1991
2:00 - EET 1996 Mar 30 3:00
- 1:00 Libya CE%sT
+ 1:00 Libya CE%sT 1997 Oct 4 0:00
+ 2:00 - EET
# Madagascar
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
@@ -450,6 +440,19 @@ Zone Africa/Lagos 0:13:36 - LMT 1919 Sep
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
Zone Indian/Reunion 3:41:52 - LMT 1911 Jun # Saint-Denis
4:00 - RET # Reunion Time
+#
+# Scattered Islands (Iles Eparses) administered from Reunion are as follows.
+# The following information about them is taken from
+# <a href="http://www.outre-mer.gouv.fr/domtom/ile.htm">
+# Iles Eparses
+# </a>
+# (1997-07-22, in French). We have no info about their time zone histories.
+#
+# Bassas da India - uninhabited
+# Europa Island - inhabited from 1905 to 1910 by two families
+# Glorioso Is - inhabited until at least 1958
+# Juan de Nova - uninhabited
+# Tromelin - inhabited until at least 1958
# Rwanda
# Zone NAME GMTOFF RULES FORMAT [UNTIL]
@@ -553,9 +556,6 @@ Zone Africa/Dar_es_Salaam 2:37:08 - LMT 1931
Zone Africa/Lome 0:04:52 - LMT 1893
0:00 - GMT
-# Tromelin
-# uninhabited
-
# Tunisia
# Rule NAME FROM TO TYPE IN ON AT SAVE LETTER/S
Rule Tunisia 1939 only - Apr 15 23:00s 1:00 S