INDIGENOUS NORTH AFRICANS OF THE MAGHREB carry NA NEANDERTHALS DNA as its impossible for them to have been black!<quoted text>
As a term "Eurasian" is likely misleading, since it suggest a single locale of geographic origins."
"Early southern Egyptian/Nubian and Saharan remains are clearly a part of the Saharo-tropical range of variation. Northern modern Berber-speakers are frequently notably "European," in phenotype but even they have tropical African "marker" gene frequencies than those found in southern Europeans.
"Blacks" have long lived in northern Africa (see review in Keita 1990)."
Ancient Neanderthals of North Africa:
Earliest MODERN MAN IN NORTH AFRICA looking exactly the same as modern NORTH AFRICANS:
Keito 1990 OUT OF DATE!