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Traditional Egyptian festival "Sham el-Nessim" marked in Cairo, Egypt


Egyptian people amuse themselves as they celebrate the traditional Egyptian festival "Sham el-Nessim" in Cairo, Egypt, on April 17, 2017. Falling on the first Monday after the Coptic Easter, the Sham el-Nessim, literally translated as "Smell the Breeze", is a traditional Egyptian festival dating back to the age of Pharaoh that signifies the arrival of spring.(Xinhua/Zhao Dingzhe)

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