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Egypt opens museums and archaeological sites for tourists

Egyptian authorities will gradually open city and archaeological sites for tourists, said to RIA Novosti, the Minister of antiquities and tourism Khaled al-Anani.

"In light of the improving situation in the health sector in Egypt and the world, their opening will happen gradually. Last week we opened the museums of Hurghada and Sharm El-Sheikh, on this – object in Mersa Matruh and Alexandria. From 1 July there will be opening facilities in Luxor and Aswan. Will gradually open and the others," said al-Anani.

"Now we discover archaeological sites, allowing employees to learn how to receive visitors in these new conditions," - said the Minister.

Earlier, the authorities announced the gradual resumption of international flights from 1 July. It was also announced on the abolition of visas for arriving at the local tourist resorts until 31 October. Open to foreign tourists will only be three resort province: Red Sea, which is the famous resort of Hurghada