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Long-lost temple discovered in Sudan

Archaeologists working in Sudan have found a long-lost temple which dates back to the Meroe period. The large temple compound is situated 130 km northwards of Khartoum. European travellers saw the remains of the temple in the early 19th century but then the temple disappeared in the desert, said Onderka who

Ancient palace discovered in central Sudan

A nearly 3,000-year-old palace, the oldest building ever found in the ancient city of Meroë, has been discovered in the Sudan. So far, the team has excavated a small section of the building, with radiocarbon dating indicating that it dates to about 900 B.C. The finds so far include a sizable

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