The skeletons found in Umm Al Quwain, UAE.


5 skeletons from 6000 BC discovered in UAE


UMM Al QUWAIN – Five skeletons huddled up in one grave were recently discovered in Umm Al Quwain.

Who were they and what happened?

Experts are still trying to get more details from the latest discovery in a Neolithic cemetery in Al Shabika.

Authorities said the skeletons date back to the 6th millennium BC or from 6000 BC to 5001 BC.

An analysis showed that the skeletons belonged to young men buried during the same period.

It is believed that one of the men died after being hit by an arrow. An arrowhead was found below his rib cage.  ICA/Expat Media

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