Nemrut

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Nemrut

 

a volcano on the Armenian Highland in Turkey, on the west bank of Lake Van. Elevation, 3,050 m. The crater contains a freshwater lake, which is 6 km long and has widths to 2 km. The last known eruption was in 1441. The volcano is presently in a weak fumarolic stage.

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The ministry called on UNESCO and local Iraqi tribes to protect the cities of Ashur, Hadar and Nemrud from the thieves of history.
an image from Nemrud Dagh shows Antiochos and Herakles Verethragma (69-34 BC), the king holding a sceptre (Ghirshman 1962: 66, fig.
THE EXPLOSION TOOK PLACE IN WARDAK, AL HAMADANIYA DISTRICT IN EASTERN MOSUL, KILLING 17 AND WOUNDING 25, CAPTAIN MOHAMMED JALAL FROM NEMRUD POLICE SAID.