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QALATGA DARBAND, IRAQI KURDISTAN, 2017
A lost city is being slowly unearthed in Iraqi Kurdistan, thanks to declassified spy footage and drone photography. Qalatga Darband is thought to have been established by Alexander the Great and built around 331 BC. The site of where the fortified city sits is believed to be in an area of what was a well-trodden route between Iran and Iraq.
Experts watched declassified spy footage that was made public in...