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Morocco’s Marrakesh suffocates without tourists amid COVID-19 pandemic [Video]

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Morocco’s Marrakesh suffocates without tourists amid COVID-19 pandemic Morocco declared a state of health emergency in mid-March and shut its borders to …

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Saudi Arabia to Resume Religious Tourism in Bid to Revive Economy [Video]

The kingdom plans to reopen the two holiest sites in Islam to pilgrims in October, seven months after it suspended visits to prevent the spread of the coronavirus, as it attempts to revive its floundering economy.

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Egyptian Archaeologists Unearth 27 Ancient Wooden Coffins Buried For 2,500 Years In Egypt [Video]

According to AP, more than two dozen ancient coffins have been unearthed by Egyptian archaeologists in a massive necropolis south of Cairo, an official said Monday.Neveine el-Arif, a spokeswoman for the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, said the sarcophagi have remained unopened since they were buried near the famous Step Pyramid of Djoser in Saqqara more than 2,500 years ago.Sh

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The Blue and White Nile crest at the highest levels ever recorded, the strongest Medicane with highest wind speeds ever recorded and the USA wildfires release the most smoke and CO2 ever recorded all while the U.N begins what it calls "Planetary...