Assyrian Empire

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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)
Aleppo
Ancient Thebes
Ashur
Biblical Tells
Byblos
Damascus
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
Palmyra
Paphos
Pyramids (Memphis)
Tyre

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