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Xinhua Middle East news summary at 2200 GMT, Nov. 27

China.dot.org 27 Nov 2021
This bustle and hustle around the temple and other archaeological sites in Luxor was more palpable especially when and after Egypt reopened the city's ancient Avenue of Sphinxes on Friday after years of renovation work ... CAIRO -- The Egyptian government suspended direct flights ...
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Egypt’s renovated ‘Avenue of the Sphinxes’ highlights archaeological treasures

The Arab Weekly 26 Nov 2021
The ancient walkway, known as the ... Lined with statues of rams and sphinxes on pedestals, the ancient road in Luxor, which sits on the banks of the Nile River about 650 kilometres south of Cairo, stretches for several miles and had been under excavation for more than 50 years.
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Egypt revives ancient road connecting Luxor and Karnak

RNZ 26 Nov 2021
A restored road connecting two ancient Egyptian temple complexes in Karnak and Luxor was ... In April, 22 ancient royal mummies from Luxor and the nearby Valley of the Kings were borne in procession from Cairo's Egyptian Museum to the new National Museum of Egyptian Civilisation.
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Egypt restores ancient road linking temples of Luxor and Karnak

The Observer 26 Nov 2021
A restored road connecting two ancient Egyptian temple complexes in Karnak and Luxor has been unveiled in ... In April, 22 ancient royal mummies from Luxor and the nearby Valley of the Kings were paraded from Cairo’s Egyptian Museum to the new National Museum of Egyptian Civilisation.
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Honouring our antiquities

Watani 26 Nov 2021
... (NMEC) in Fustat in Old Cairo, which includes exhibits that span Egypt’s history since the first settlers in the Nile Valley, through the ancient Egyptian kingdoms and the Pharaonic, Greek, Roman, Coptic, and Islamic eras, until the outset of modern Egypt in the 19th century.
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Egypt's grandiose neo-Pharaonism and strongman politics

The New Arab 23 Nov 2021
As Omnia El Shakry has shown, another longtime European resident in Egypt—the Italian physician Onofrio Abbate—conducted a series of experiments around this time comparing the mummified remains of skeletons from the ancient necropolis of Kawamil with cadavers at the Qasr al-'Ayni hospital in Cairo.
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Royal tours 'aren't a holiday’ says Duchess of Cornwall - but she’s still got ‘snap in her celery’

ITV 20 Nov 2021
This four-day tour began in Amman in Jordan, moved to an ancient site at the border with Syria and then took in the Egyptian capital Cairo and Mediterranean port of Alexandria. It included walking around the ruins of Umm Qais, the site of the ancient city of Gadara which dates ...
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Prince Charles cancels helicopter trip out to HMS Queen Elizabeth aircraft carrier as Royal Navy ...

The Daily Mail 19 Nov 2021
Charles and Camilla turned royal tourists yesterday. The couple were shown around the breathtaking Pyramids of Giza, one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, as their Middle East tour took them to Cairo ... It is made of two million blocks, each weighing 50 tonnes ... RELATED ARTICLES. Previous 1 Next ... British F35 jet CRASHES in the Mediterranean ... .
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Britain’s Prince Charles in Cairo, first visit since 2006

Arab News 18 Nov 2021
CAIRO ... The British embassy in Cairo said the visit program would give the royal couple an opportunity to celebrate the culture of ancient Egypt and its spiritual importance, while also looking at modern Egypt, which embraces a more environmentally friendly future.
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Photos: UK’s Prince Charles, Duchess of Cornwall, Camilla arrive in Egypt as part of their ...

Egypt Independent 18 Nov 2021
They were received by Khaled al-Anani, Minister of Tourism and Antiquities at the Cairo International airport ... They kicked their day by meeting the President of Egypt, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi, and the First Lady, Entissar Amer, at Al-Ittahadiya Palace in Cairo, followed by a visit to Al-Azhar Mosque.
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Egypt’s culture min. re-opens El-Samer Theater on Nov. 21

Egypt Today 18 Nov 2021
CAIRO – 18 November 2021 ...  .  .  .   ...  .  .  .  . El-Samer Theater is one of the largest theaters located in Cairo Governorate, with an area of about 1,000 square meters.  .   ... In addition, it is one of the ancient theaters inaugurated by the late President Anwar Sadat ... .
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Egypt’s culture min. to re-open El-Samer Theater on Nov. 21

Egypt Today 18 Nov 2021
CAIRO – 18 November 2021.  On November 21 at 12 p.m., Egypt’s Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem will inaugurate El-Samer Theater after the completion of its restoration works ... El-Samer Theater is one of the largest theaters located in Cairo Governorate, with an ...
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Charles and Camilla arrive in Egypt

Belfast Telegraph 18 Nov 2021
As the Voyager ministerial jet taxied to a stop at Cairo Airport, Gareth Bayley, the UK’s ambassador to Egypt, and his wife Sara Fawcett were waiting to greet the couple ... Giza Plateau to celebrate the bond between the two countries, and a tour of the ancient city of Alexandria.
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Charles and Camilla travel to Egypt

AOL 18 Nov 2021
In Egypt, highlights of the two-day visit include a UK-Egypt reception overlooking the pyramids at the Giza Plateau to celebrate the bond between the two countries, and a tour of the ancient city of Alexandria.
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Farewell Jordan! Prince Charles and Duchess of Cornwall jet off to Egypt as the third ...

The Daily Mail 18 Nov 2021
In Egypt, highlights of the two-day visit include a UK-Egypt reception overlooking the pyramids at the Giza Plateau to celebrate the bond between the two countries, and a tour of the ancient city of Alexandria. Charles and Camilla will also visit Cairo's Grand Imam of al-Azhar to ...
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