Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy


Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy
Cairo (AFP) – In a bustling square of Egypt’s capital, four sphinx-like statues stand in wooden crates ahead of a planned unveiling ceremony following their controversial transfer from historical sites. With the bodies of lions and heads of rams, the statues had for millennia graced Karnak temple in …


Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy
Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy. Published. 1 min ago. on. May 12, 2020. By. … In December, Sisi said the transfer of artefacts would add “a touch of civilization” to …


Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy
Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy AFP. 12 hrs ago. … In December, Sisi said the transfer of artefacts would add “a touch of civilisation” to the site. …


Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy
CAIRO — In a bustling square of Egypt’s capital, four sphinx-like statues stand in wooden crates ahead of a planned unveiling ceremony following their controversial transfer from historical sites.With the bodies of lions and heads of rams, the statues had for millennia graced Karnak temple in the southern city of Luxor representing the ancient Egyptian god “Amun”.This month, the restored …


Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy
Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy. AFP 12 May 2020. Cairo (AFP) – In a bustling square of Egypt’s capital, four sphinx-like statues stand in wooden crates ahead of a planned unveiling ceremony following their controversial transfer from historical sites.


Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy
Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy In this file photo taken on June 12, 2015, tourists take the avenue of the ram-headed sphinxes, symbolising the ancient Egyptian god Amun, as they visit the Karnak Temple Complex (unseen) in Egypt’s southern city of Luxor, 700 kilometres (435 miles) south of the Egyptian capital.


Transfer of Sphinxes to Cairo Square Stirs Controversy
In a bustling square of Egypt’s capital, four sphinx-like statues stand in wooden crates ahead of a planned unveiling ceremony following their controversial transfer from historical sites. With the bodies of lions and heads of rams, the statues had f


Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy
CAIRO: In a bustling square of Egypt’s capital, four sphinx-like statues stand in wooden crates ahead of a planned unveiling ceremony following their controversial transfer from historical sites.


Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy
Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy Tuesday, May 12, 2020 18:32 WIB Cairo, May 12, 2020 (AFP) In a bustling square of Egypt’s capital, four sphinx-like statues stand in wooden crates ahead of a planned unveiling ceremony following their controversial transfer from historical sites. … four sphinx-like statues stand in wooden …


Transfer of sphinxes to Cairo square stirs controversy
The Great Pyramids, The Great Sphinx, El Giza, and Cairo, Egypt photographed from the International Space Station while orbiting 337.064 kilometers (209.442 miles or 182 nautical miles) above Planet Earth — latitude 30.6, longitude 31.3 — on 24 January 2010 at 08:09:12 GMT: 800 x 533 pixels, 2000 x 1332 pixels, 3002 x 2000 pixels, 4502 x 3000 pixels, 6048 x 4030 pixels