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Iraq | Drought reveals major ruins of Bronze Age site long submerged under reservoir

When a drought dried up the water in Iraq’s Mosul Dam reservoir, it exposed ruins from an ancient city dating to the Bronze Age.


The city included a palace with walls preserved to heights of 22 feet (7 meters); inside were chambers that had once been decorated with painted murals, archaeologists recently said in a statement.


https://www.livescience.com/65850-bronze-age-palace-iraq.html

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