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3,400-year-old palace discovered in Iraqi Kurdistan thanks to drought

3,400-year-old palace discovered in Iraqi Kurdistan thanks to drought

German and Kurdish archaeologists have discovered a 3,400-year-old palace at a reservoir in northern Iraq thanks to a long drought, a German university said on Thursday.

Chinese archaeologists find 5,000-year-old mysterious tomb

Chinese archaeologists find 5,000-year-old mysterious tomb

Chinese archaeologists have discovered a 5,000-year-old mysterious tomb, at Huangshan ruins in the city of Nanyang, central China's Henan Province.

17 mummies discovered in Egyptian province

17 mummies discovered in Egyptian province

Egyptian archaeologists have discovered 17 mummies in desert catacombs in Minya province, an "unprecedented" find for the area south of Cairo, the antiquities ministry announced on Saturday.

Eight mummies discovered in ancient Egyptian tomb

Eight mummies discovered in ancient Egyptian tomb

Egyptian archaeologists have unearthed eight mummies inside a 3,500-year-old tomb in the southern city of Luxor, the head of the archaeological mission said on Tuesday.