The egyptian Kush map
The Kingdom of Kush was located in Northeast Africa just south of Ancient Egypt. Kush were situated along the Nile River, the White Nile River, and the Blue Nile River. Today, the land of Kush is the country of Sudan.
This is where the nile river delta is.
This Blue Nile.
The Kush did not want to be under the Egyptian rule so they moved and the clothing, religion and houses did not imitate the Egyptian way.
The old Kush capital of Napata.
The new Kush capital, Meroe was made after the destruction of their original capital Napata. It was located 300 miles away from Napata.
While under Egyptian rule, Kushites had to speak and write in Egyptian and their soldiers had to fight for the Egyptian army.

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