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Bringing Saudi Cultural Heritage to Egypt

On an incredible night at the embassy of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia in Cairo, Dr. Hawass was invited by HE Ambassador Ahmed Kattan, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia to Egypt, to give a lecture titled, "The Archaeological Heritage of Saudi Arabia and Egypt: Recent Discoveries." This is the first public lecture…
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Valley of the Monkeys Excavations

In January 2018, Zahi Hawass launched his own excavations at the Valley of the Monkeys, a side valley in the area of the Valley of the Kings. The focus of the excavations is in the area in close proximity to the tomb of Ay, Tutankhamun's successor. The radar scans in the area detected the presence…
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