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Ruins of Mardin

Dara Ruins The ruins of Dara are situated 30 km/ 18.6 miles southeast of Mardin on the road to Nusaybin in the village of Oguz whose houses are built on the site of a previous fortress. Dara was once a significant place in Upper Mesopotamia. Dara was named after Darius I, or in original Persian “Darayavaush” meaning the “king”. After ... Read More »