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Moscow-Baku unite hearts: festival at VDNKh

On September 11-12, the festival called “Moscow-Baku unite hearts” took place within City Day at VDNKh, Azerbaijan Pavillion 14. Muscovites and guests of the capital enjoyed Azerbaijani dances performed by national dancing …

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French actor Jean-Paul Belmondo passes away

Renowned French actor Jean-Paul Belmondo has died at the age of 88, AFP reported on Monday, citing his lawyer. No additional details were provided. Jean-Paul Belmondo was born in Neuilly-sur-Seine, a suburb of Paris on 9 Apr …

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Abba reunite for first new album in 40 years

Swedish supergroup ABBA announced their first new album in four decades and said they would stage a series of virtual concerts using digital avatars of themselves in London next year. The album "Voyage" will come out on Nov. …

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 3500-year-old ceramic oven found in Turkey

A cceramic oven dating back 3500 years was unearthed in Tepecik Mound in western Aydın province’s Çine district. Excavations at Tepecik Mound, which is located among olive trees and cornfields on the Çine Plain, have …

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Dagestani Mountains (photo report)

The word "Dagestan" has been known since the 17th century. It originates from the Türkic word dag - "mountain" and the Persian suffix -stan means ”land”, Thus, literally, Dagestan is a mountainous country. …

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Turkey: Five Roman heritage sites you should know about

The region encompassing modern Turkey was ruled by the Romans for around 14 centuries, serving not only as a gateway into the Near East but also as the empire's administrative base after the reign of Emperor Constantine. As Middle East Eye …

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