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Ancient temple left neglected as Yemen war threatens history

February 12, 2018 - General

Along a narrow road in Yemen choked by natural gas tankers and heavily armed soldiers lies an ancient temple neglected and threatened in a nation now at war.

A soldier allied to Yemen’s internationally recognized government walks through the Awwam Temple,
also known as the Mahram Bilqis, in Marib, Yemen [Credit: AP/Jon Gambrell]The Awwam Temple links a region now on the front lines of the Saudi-led war against Shiite rebels to…

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