Saturday,25 March, 2017
Current issue | Issue 1326, (5-11 January 2017)
Saturday,25 March, 2017
Issue 1326, (5-11 January 2017)

Ahram Weekly

Nubian

 Nubian
Nubian
Al-Ahram Weekly

HUNDREDS of Egyptian Nubians demonstrated on the road between Egypt’s southernmost city of Aswan and the Abu Simbel archaeological site after the government announced plans to allocate ancestral Nubian lands to investors. Nubians were displaced after the building of the Aswan High Dam. This elderly Nubian man looks apprehensive, concerned about the future of his people. President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi proposed the establishment of the Higher Authority for Nubian Development to ease tensions. (photo: El-Sayed Abdel-Kader)

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