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Pharaonic inscription found in Saudi Arabia

An ancient hieroglyphic inscription bearing the name of Ramses III has been found near the oasis of Tayma, making it the first such inscription found in Saudi Arabia. "The rock was bearing an inscription of King Ramses III, one of the kings who ruled ancient Egypt from 1192 1160

Ancient oasis settlement found in Egypt

The 3,500-year-old remains of a settlement have been found by an oasis in Egypt, revealing evidence of desert trade routes during the early days of the Egyptian civilization. The settlement at Umm el-Mawagir in Egypt's Kharga Oasis, more than 300 miles (500 kilometres) south of Cairo, has been excavated for