|Ahwar of Southern Iraq||Uruk went into a steep decline until about 850 BC when the Neo-Assyrian Empire annexed it as a provincial capital. Under the Neo-Assyrians and Neo-Babylonians, Uruk regained much of its former glory (wiki)|
|Arslantepe Mound||- The long sequence of the site covers several millennia at least from the 6th millennium BC until the final destruction of the neo-Hittite town by Sargon II of Assyria in 712 BC. After a short neo-Assyrian occupation, the site was abandoned. (Executive summary, p. 2)|
|Erbil Citadel||appears for the first time in historical sources during the Ur III period, and gained particular importance during the Neo-Assyrian period (wiki)|
|Old City of Acre|
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