The Ministry of antiquities of Egypt announced the discovery in the historical region of Upper Egypt the ancient town and cemeteries, reports AFP.
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Archaeologists believe that the city and the cemetery established in the year 5316 BC. According to the Minister of antiquities Mahmoud Afifi, the city was discovered about 400 metres from the Memorial temple of SETI I in the ancient city of Abydos.
He noted that the excavation site was discovered huts, pottery and tools of stone. Also, archaeologists found 15 graves, probably written for the important people.
“This finding may shed light on the many data of the history of Abydos,” — said Afifi.