Burial shafts were found in the area and excavation work "revealed that these shafts led to a number of corridors inside a cachette of mummies", the ministry said. Archaeologists also uncovered a golden sheet, two papyri covered in an ancient Egyptian script called Demotic, and several limestone and clay sarcophagi as well as several mummified animals.
The ministry said they belonged to the Late Period, which spanned nearly 300 years up to Alexander the Great's conquest of Egypt in 332 BC.
Egyptian archeologists have unearthed a necropolis containing at least 17 mummies near the Nile Valley city of Minya.
Chairman of Cairo University, Gaber Nassar, said "we will continue to fund the antiquities discoveries in Touna el-Gabal district, and turn it into an important center at the tourist map of Egypt".
Pointing to the edges of the necropolis where legs and feet of other mummies could be seen, the minister said that the find "will be much bigger", as work is now in only a preliminary stage.
The non-royal mummies, including some completely intact, were found inside a catacomb by a Cairo University expedition in the village of Tuna al-Gabal.
"2017 - historic in terms of archaeological discoveries".
"2017 has been one of the landmark years for archaeological discoveries in Egypt", al-Enany said at a press conference in Minya.
In April, the ministry invited reporters to the southern city of Luxor to unveil eight mummies discovered in a 3,500-year-old tomb belonging to a nobleman. "It is as if it is a message from our ancestors who are lending us a hand to help bring tourists back". Figures from 2016 are not yet available.
A fixture in Washington trade policy circles for almost four decades, Lighthizer has built a reputation as a shrewd negotiator. His biggest critics were two arch supporters of Nafta and other trade deals, Republican senators John McCain and Ben Sasse.
He also requested the court to schedule the hearing for his petition on Monday. "I wonder why she has changed suddenly", he said. He said he had told her about his family and that he lived in mountains away from the main cities.
Although effective in his point guard role with six assists in the opening quarter, Wall struggled to find his shot. The Wizards fell one win short of their goal of 50 for the regular season, but that would certainly make up for it.
Amtrak has taken responsibility for the crash and agreed to pay $265 million to settle claims filed by victims and their families. The Amtrak complaint involves only the death of NY executive Rachel Jacobs , 39, who left behind a husband and 2-year-old son.
Not all of these were Oracle customers. "The idea was that at preview we wanted to have the most popular ones" Kumar said. The system must deliver predictable and guaranteed end-to-end low read and write latencies at the 99th percentile.
The number of new cases among young people pales in comparison, said Brian Skorney, an analyst with Robert W. Miller says people who are actively injecting drugs should get tested for the virus every six months.
Some internet detectives are now theorizing that Harry Styles' new song " Two Ghosts " is about Swift, whom he dated in 2012. It's always been rumored that her 1989 tracks " Style " and " Out of the Woods " are about the former One Directioner.
The High Revenue estimate is predicted as 487.09 Million, while the Low Revenue Estimate prediction stands at 470.1 Million. Tribune Media Company shares increased 9.42 percent over the past week and rose 11.99 percent over the previous month.
They are boosted by the return of top scorer Elias Kachunga from a calf injury, although number one keeper Danny Ward is suspended.
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Massive Ransomware Hack Hits Windows Users Worldwide
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Two eagles boost McGirt to early lead at Players Championship
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BMW officially teases 8 Series Coupe
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