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Picture of the day: New museum at Cairo International Airport
Cairo International Airport
Dec
7

Egyptian antiquities officials stand behind a limestone statue of a seated scribe, that dates from the Old Kingdom, roughly 2465-2323 BC, at a new museum in the Cairo International Airport, Monday, Dec. 7, 2015 (AP)

Authorities hope the small museum which currently holds 38 pieces from Egypt's various historical periods will boost transit tourism at the airport.

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