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Mideast in Pictures: A glimpse of ruins of Persepolis in Iran

Beijing News 27 Jan 2023
© Provided by Xinhua ... It was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire of Persia (550-330 BC) ... ....
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Tourists visit ruins of Persepolis in Iran

Xinhua 26 Jan 2023
Persepolis, a UNESCO world heritage site, was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire of Persia (550-330 BC) ... Persepolis, a UNESCO world heritage site, was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire of Persia (550-330 BC) ... Persepolis, a UNESCO world heritage site, was the capital of the Achaemenid Empire of Persia (550-330 BC).
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The Sport of Kings: How Polo Lives on in the U.S.

Barrons 20 Jan 2023
On the sidelines of the annual Sentebale ISPS Handa Polo Cup in August, crowds of well-dressed people gathered to watch the Duke of Sussex play on the Aspen Valley Polo Club fields ... The History of Polo. Polo originated in Persia as both training for war for the Persian Empire’s army cavalry and then as a sport sometime between 600 B.C. and 100 A.D ... .
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HOW THE INDUS VALLEY FED ISLAM’S GOLDEN AGE

Dawn 15 Jan 2023
Following the crushing defeats given to the Sassanid Empire at the hands of the Rashidun Caliphate, these Jatts, known as Zutt in Arabic, were amongst the earliest in Persia to accept Islam and thus join with the Muslim armies in their further conquests ... The empire of the Caliphs till 945 CE — from the historical atlas by Gustav Droysen.
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7 Child Monarchs from History and How They Changed the World

Ancient Origins 02 Jan 2023
The award for youngest-ever child monarch should probably go to Shah Shapur II , emperor of the Sasanian Empire of Persia from 309 AD to 379 AD ... Unfortunately for Narseh, he was pretty unpopular with the empire’s nobles, and they quickly assassinated him ... Many child monarchs were commanding empires before they could walk or talk! Source.
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Looted ancient sarcophagus returned to Egypt from US

Elko Daily Free Press 02 Jan 2023
authorities determined it was looted years ago, Egyptian officials said Monday ... Discovered in 1911, Machu Picchu is believed to be the Inca Empire’s most amazing architectural feat ... The crossroads of ancient civilizations, Palmyra, by nature of the fact that it was a major city on a trade route, linked China, Persia, and India with the Roman Empire ... .
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Story of how Soviet agents foiled an assassination attempt on Winston Churchill by Nazi spy ...

The Daily Mail 29 Dec 2022
By late 1940, Mayr was stationed in Persia and lost the support of his superiors as the situation there was not developing in Germany's favour. He hid in an Armenian cemetery for six months and came up with an 'extraordinary' plan to invade Persia and assimilate it into the greater German Empire.
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Lenin's Yugoslavia: How a plan to create a 'Soviet Switzerland' was shot down by Stalin ...

Russia Today 26 Dec 2022
How did it happen and what role did Moscow play? On the Periphery of an Empire ... Empire was decided in St ... Nonetheless, they could serve as a springboard for further expansion into the rich neighboring territories of the Ottoman Empire and Persia, which were beginning to weaken.
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Simultaneous Rivals, Geopolitical Sequencing, and Strategic Concentration

The American Spectator 05 Dec 2022
Mitchell uses the examples of the Byzantine Empire, the Venetian ... The Eastern Roman Empire at the time of Theodosius II was embroiled along its southern frontiers with Sasanian Persia when Attila and his fast-moving horsemen irrupted from the steppe to threaten Constantinople.
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The French baguette has been given UN world heritage status

Elko Daily Free Press 01 Dec 2022
The U.N ... 29, 2022 ... UNESCO experts gathering Wednesday Nov ... recognition ... 29, 2022 ... Discovered in 1911, Machu Picchu is believed to be the Inca Empire’s most amazing architectural feat ... The crossroads of ancient civilizations, Palmyra, by nature of the fact that it was a major city on a trade route, linked China, Persia, and India with the Roman Empire ... .
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SS Rajamouli reveals if Kevin Feige approached him for Marvel movie: ‘There are a lot ...

Hindustan Times 25 Nov 2022
The filmmaker is currently busy with the promotion of his period drama in different parts of the world ... Also read ... He had also said that someday he would try a Price of Persia film adaptation ... He told Empire Magazine, “India has a huge diaspora around the world, and I thought the film would do good wherever Indian audiences were ... ....
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Ukraine & Fake News

Armstrong Economics 22 Nov 2022
QUESTION. Sir, Discussing Ukraine with a friend, I brought up the Belgrade Agreement of 1991 ... I couldn’t find it ... DK. ANSWER ... He asked the Oracle at Delphi if he would win if he waged war upon Persia. The Oracle replied, “A great empire will be destroyed.” He took that as his victory. He lost, and the collapse of the great empire was his ... ....
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12 new leaders and 6 reworked figureheads are coming to ‘Civilization 6’

NME 16 Nov 2022
READ MORE. My love/hate relationship with strategy games ... It will be followed by the Great Commanders pack, which includes Tokugawa (Japan), Nader Shah (Persia) (3), and Suleiman the Magnificent (Ottoman Empire), and the Rulers Of China Pack which will introduce Yongle, Qin Shi Huang The Unifier, and Wu Zetian to Civilization 6 ... 𝗟𝗘𝗔𝗗𝗘𝗥 𝗣𝗔𝗦𝗦 ... .
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Headlines in Iranian English-language dailies on Nov 13

Irna 13 Nov 2022
... residence of the Sassanid kings of Persia and is located near Persepolis, southern Iran. The political history of Istakhr stretches back to 224 CE when a Persian nobleman Ardashir dethroned Artabanus IV, king of the Parthian Empire, who was recognized as a lawful ruler in Persia.

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