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Egypt's Antiquities Minister Mamdouh eldamaty, left, and Nicholas Reeves, a British Egyptologist at the University of Arizona, center and head of the Ancient Egyptian Antiquities Department Mahmoud Afifi,right visit the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015 (AP Photo )
Egypt
Egyptian laborers excavation at the entrance of the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Egypt's antiquities minister said King Tutankhamun's tomb may contain hidden chambers, lending support to a British Egyptologist's theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year." (AP Photo)
Egypt
Policeman stands guard as tourists walk past him in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Egypt's antiquities minister says King Tutankhamun's tomb may contain hidden chambers, lending support to a British Egyptologist's theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year-old pharaonic mausoleum. (AP Photo)
Nicholas Reeves
Nicholas Reeves, British Egyptologist at the University of Arizona, walks in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Egypt's antiquities minister says King Tut's tomb may contain hidden chambers, lending support to the British Egyptologist's theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year-old pharaonic mausoleum. (AP Photo)
Egypt
A policeman stands guard at the Horemhab tomb in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Egypt's antiquities minister said King Tutankhamun's tomb may contain hidden chambers, lending support to a British Egyptologist's theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year-old pharaonic mausoleum. (AP Photo)
Egypt
Nicholas Reeves, a British Egyptologist at the University of Arizona, left, arrives at the Horemhab tomb in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Egypt's antiquities minister said King Tut's tomb may contain hidden chambers, lending support to the British Egyptologist's theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year-old pharaonic mausoleum. (AP Photo)
Egypt
A female video journalist films inscriptions on a wall at the Horemheb tomb in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Egypt's antiquities minister says King Tut's tomb may contain hidden chambers, lending support to a British Egyptologist's theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year-old pharaonic mausoleum. (AP Photo)
Egypt
The tomb of King Tut is displayed in a glass case at the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Egypt's antiquities minister said King Tut's tomb may contain hidden chambers, lending support to a British Egyptologist's theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year-old pharaonic mausoleum. (AP Photo)
Egypt
A policeman takes a selfie at the Amenhotep II tomb in the Valley of the Kings in Luxor, Egypt, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2015. Egypt's antiquities minister says King Tut's tomb may contain hidden chambers, lending support to a British Egyptologist's theory that a queen may be buried in the walls of the 3,300 year-old pharaonic mausoleum. (AP Photo)
Nicholas
Nicholas Reeves examining the walls of the tomb of King Tutankhamun in search of evidence (Photo: Rana Gohar in Luxor)
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Egypt's antiquities minister Mamdouh ElDamaty and British archaeologist Nicholas Reeves lead an expedition to investigate the possibility of Tutankhamun's tomb hiding Nefertiti's crypt

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