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Ministers, African diplomats witness solar illumination of Ramses II statue

Friday، 22 February 2019 - 01:37 PM

Many ministers and African ambassadors watched on Friday 22/02/2019 the sun rays illuminate the face of Ramses II statue at Abu Simbel temple in the Upper Egyptian governorate of Aswan.

Minister of Tourism Rania el Mashat, Minister of Antiquities Khaled el Anani, Minister of Communications Amr Talaat, Minister of Investment Sahar Nasr and Minister of Culture Inas Abdel Dayem accompanied 15 African ambassadors and seven charges d'affaires on the occasion that happens twice a year.

Covered by the international media, the ceremony was also attended by thousands of tourists.

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