Photos: New Archaeological Discoveries in Northern Iraq

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Kurdistan archaeology

Credit: Photo courtesy Dlshad Marf Zamua
An archaeologist working in the Kurdistan region of northern Iraq has made several discoveries, including life-sized human statues and the remains of an…Read More »

ancient temple. The artifacts were found accidentally by villagers and were collected during fieldwork. The finds date back more than 2,500 years to the "Iron Age," a time when several groups, such as the Urartians, Assyrians and Scythians, vied for control of the area. This image shows the region's hilly environment. [Read full story on the Iraq discoveries]   Less «
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