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Colossus of Ramses II moved to Grand Egyptian Museum

Egypt moved an 83-tonne, 3,200-year-old statue of King Ramses II to the atrium of Cairo’s new Grand Egyptian Museum on Thursday in a complex operation undertaken by army engineers and specialist contractors. The Statue of King Ramses II is seen on the way to the Grand Egyptian Museum in Cairo, Egypt January 25, 2018 [Credit: Reuters/Mohamed Abd El Ghany]The ancient colossus was taken on its 400-metre (437.45-yard) journey inside a...

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