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Asia > Middle East > Iraq > Northwestern Iraq > Assur

Assur

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Assur is an ancient Assyrian ruin in Northwestern Iraq. In the Bronze Age, it was an important trade hub.

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Due to its relatively small size, you could (in safer times) get around on foot quite easily.

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  • Assur Ziggurat
  • Temple of Nabu
  • Royal Tombs

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In safer times, Hatra and Mosul would have been next on many travelers' itineraries, but sadly, as of 2018, both of these places are highly dangerous and best avoided.

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