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Pyramids of Meroe

The ruins of temples and three pyramid groups of Meroe in Sudan are 45 km northeast of Schandi near the village Begrawija. The archaeological sites have been included in the list of UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2011.

From about 400 BC to AD 300 AD it was the capital of the historical Kingdom of Kush.

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