IRAQ'S HISTORIC ARCH OF CTESIPHON UNDERGOES RESTORATION WORK

© SABAH ARAR The Arch of Ctesiphon, also known as Taq Kisra (Khosrow's Arch), stands before the conservators' scaffolding at the ancient site of Ctesiphon near moden al-Madain in central Iraq. AFP Iraq's Arch of Ctesiphon, the world's largest brick-built arch, is having restoration work to return it to its former splendour, authorities say.The sixth-century monument, located arou...

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