Saturday , January 22 2022
HomeTag Archives: Savur

Tag Archives: Savur

Savur (Sauras) Fortress

The fortress stands on the flat top of the peak on which the city is built. Built by the Romans, the fortress changed hands many times between the Romans and the Arabs, and was of great strategic importance for an extensive period of time. Read More »


Savur is a lovely town similar to Mardin center with its historical background. It strikes attention as a town located on the slopes of a mountain and with its fine stone works. People who once dominated Mesopotamia had also their influence on this town. The history of the town goes back to the Hittites. Savur then came under the rule ... Read More »