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In pictures: Cairo's Nile River changes colour

Due to recent flooding in the southern Egyptian provinces, the water of the Nile River turned a yellow-brown colour.

In pictures: Cairo's Nile River changes colour
A picture taken on November 2, 2016 shows an Egyptian felucca sailing along the Nile River in the capital Cairo. Due to recent flooding in the southern Egyptian provinces, the water of the Nile River turned a yellow-brown colour. (Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Cairo's Nile River changes colour
A picture taken on October 31, 2016 in Cairo shows yellow-brown water in a section of the Nile River caused by excess silt from recent floods in the southern Egyptian provinces. (Stringer/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Cairo's Nile River changes colour
A picture taken on October 31, 2016 in Cairo shows yellow-brown water in a section of the Nile River caused by excess silt from recent floods in the southern Egyptian provinces. (Stringer/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Cairo's Nile River changes colour
A picture taken on November 2, 2016 shows an Egyptian standing by two cows drinking from the Nile River in the capital Cairo. Due to recent flooding in the southern Egyptian provinces, the water of the Nile River turned a yellow-brown colour. (Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images)
In pictures: Cairo's Nile River changes colour
A picture taken on November 2, 2016 shows an Egyptian felucca sailing along the Nile River in the capital Cairo. Due to recent flooding in the southern Egyptian provinces, the water of the Nile River turned a yellow-brown colour. (Khaled Desouki/AFP/Getty Images)