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12 sphinx statues unearthed in Egypt

Twelve more sphinx statues have been found along the ancient Avenue of the Sphinxes which connected Luxor and Karnak. The discovery was made in a newly excavated section of the Avenue of the Sphinxes, most of which is buried beneath the modern city of Luxor in southern Egypt. The sandstone

5th-century Coptic church found in Egypt

Excavations at the Avenue of the Sphinxes in Luxor have uncovered a Coptic church which dates back to the 5th century as well as a Nilometer, a structure used to measure the level of the Nile during floods. According to a statement released by Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities (SCA),