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17 mummies discovered in central Egypt

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered 17 mummies in catacombs in Minya province, south of Cairo, the antiquities ministry announced on Saturday.
We found catacombs containing a number of mummies, said Salah al-Kholi, a Cairo University professor of Egyptology who headed the mission that made the discovery in the province's Touna el-Gabal district.

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