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Archaeologists have exposed the Umayyad era castle

castleThe mysterious castle dating from the I century AH, was exposed in the valley of Al-Akiko in Medina, said with reference to IINA agency Saudi Press. The castle ruins were dug out of the ground of the archaeological team of the High Commission for Tourism and Antiquities, said the head of Dr. Khaled Bin Muhammad Askubi.

In addition, the Saudi archaeologists have found pottery, glass, stone tools and stalactite ceramics.
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Posted by on January 23, 2013 in civilization, Historical


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