“Dr. Mamdouh El Damaty told Luxor Times today that an Egyptian mission will start excavation in the valley of the Kings on the 1st of August.
This will be the second time in history for an Egyptian mission to excavate in the Pharaohs’ burial place for over 500 years.
The first mission was led by Dr. Zahi Hawass.
The new mission will be under direct supervision of the minister of Antiquities and led by Dr. Mostafa Waziry with field director Salah El Masekh and will excavated in the areas to the north and south of Ramses IV tomb (KV2) which was last excavated in 1902” – via Luxor Times.