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The unexpected history behind Jerusalem’s street names

The American Israelite 08 Apr 2021
Queen Shlomzion (Salome Alexandra) was one of only two women to lead the ancient empire and sought to make peace while in power ... Suleiman expanded his empire’s geographical boundaries through frequent wars against neighboring countries, including Persia, Greece and Egypt.
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Food&Wine: A date with destiny

Worcester Telegram 31 Mar 2021
This makes sense, because the Judaean captives in Babylon worked on date plantations and probably brought seeds back with them when, after conquering the Babylonian Empire, Persia’s King Cyrus allowed them to return to their homeland ... British to defeat the Ottoman Empire.
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Iran-China: The 21st Century Silk Road Connection

GlobalResearch 30 Mar 2021
And to illustrate the “people to people contacts” very dear to the concept of 21st century BRI, after the 3rd century Manicheism – persecuted by the Roman empire – fully developed in Persia along the Silk Road thanks to Sogdian merchants ... He was contributing editor to The Empire and The Crescent and Tutto in Vendita in Italy.
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Birth of a new geopolitical paradigm

Asiatimes 29 Mar 2021
Scythians not only were fabulous warriors, as the myth goes, but most of all they were very savvy traders connecting Greece, Persia and the east of Asia ... After the 3rd century Manichaeism – persecuted by the Roman empire – fully developed in Persia along the Silk Road thanks to Sogdian merchants.
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HUDSON | Conspiracy theories abound on the right

Colorado Politics 29 Mar 2021
Miller Hudson. With April Fool’s Day approaching, it seems a propitious time to examine the difference between conspiracy theorists and their dupes ... She forwarded a questionnaire inquiring, “Should the U. S ... When King Midas asked what his prospects were if he invaded Persia, she told him a great empire would fall ... It wasn’t Persia that collapsed ... ....
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EAT, PLAY, LOVE: Standing at the Edge of the World

Arab News 26 Mar 2021
BENGALURU ... Come cool weather, visitors flock to the area for a day of trekking, camping or picnicking. On my first visit, my guide for the day was Meteb Almahmoud, owner of Amazing Tours ... Known as the Frankincense Trail, the trade route passed through Hadramout in present-day Yemen to Persia, while the western route traveled through the Roman Empire.
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Clay, metal, paper: How our money evolved

Hindustan Times 26 Mar 2021
322 BCE.The Mauryan empire in India issues punch-marked coins that raise the motif above the coin’s face ... The Chinese empire ... Kublai Khan’s currency, the chao, helps popularise paper across the Chinese Empire, and spreads all the way to Persia, where they called it djaou or djaw.
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Greece to mark revolution bicentennial with 1821 allies

Urdu Point 21 Mar 2021
In decline and distracted by war in Persia and an Albanian governor's rebellion in northwestern Greece, in 1822 the Ottoman Empire sent an army that was decimated by the rebels, who took control of the entire Peloponnese peninsula through use of guerrilla tactics.
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Prepare for the light of spring: Nowruz is coming

Asiatimes 16 Mar 2021
That it has outlived the passage of time and attempts by religious hardliners after the Muslim conquest of Persia to toss it into the dustbin of history and continues to inspire both ... Its birthplace was ancient Persia, which historians argue was the world’s first genuine empire.
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11-Year-Old Boy Finds Rare Ancient Fertility Goddess Amulet In Israel

Ancient Origins 15 Mar 2021
A rare 2,500-year-old fertility goddess amulet has been unearthed in Israel's Negev Desert, not by archaeologists, but by a boy on holiday ...  .   ... Archaeologist Oren Shmueli and IAA curator Debbie Ben Ami said the goddess was created at the end of the late First Temple period when Israel was governed by the Achaemenid Empire from Persia ... IAA ... .
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Putin Laid it All Out: “The So-called Policy of Containing Russia”

GlobalResearch 01 Mar 2021
Barbarians came from the East and destroyed the Christian Orthodox empire. But before the barbarians from the East, as you well know, the crusaders came from the West and weakened this Orthodox Christian empire, and only then were the last blows dealt, and it was conquered ... Welcome to the idea of Universal Empire.
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Putin, crusaders and barbarians

Information Clearing House 01 Mar 2021
Barbarians came from the East and destroyed the Christian Orthodox empire. But before the barbarians from the East, as you well know, the crusaders came from the West and weakened this Orthodox Christian empire, and only then were the last blows dealt, and it was conquered ... Welcome to the idea of universal empire.
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Ethiopian heritage under attack as reports of massacre emerge

The Art Newspaper 26 Feb 2021
The killing continued for hours on the streets outside; the deacon estimates that around 800 people were murdered ... © Alan Davey ... The monks’ ancient dwellings nearby were destroyed ... Axum, which is on Unesco’s World Heritage list, was once the centre of the ancient Aksumite Kingdom, the most powerful state between the Eastern Roman Empire and Persia ... .
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Trudeau, Zelensky Among World Leaders Extending Purim Holiday Wishes

The Algemeiner 25 Feb 2021
The entrance to Israeli President’s official residence is decorated with a huge monster to mark the upcoming Jewish holiday of Purim, which is a celebration of the Jews’ salvation from genocide in ancient Persia, in Jerusalem February 24, 2021 ... in ancient Persia.
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A Purim Guide for the Perplexed

The Algemeiner 24 Feb 2021
The 586 BCE destruction of the first Jewish Temple and the expulsion of Jews from Judea and Samaria — by the Babylonian Emperor, Nebuchadnezzar — triggered a wave of Jewish emigration to Babylon and Persia ... However, Persia was resoundingly defeated, and Ahasuerus’ authority in Persia was gravely eroded.
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