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Unearthing a lost empire

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Children play while armed Turkish soldiers stand guard the Azapilor Gate in Timisoara. As the city prospers, it remains on the front lines of the ongoing struggle for territory between the Ottoman and Austro-Hungarian empires. From a nearby mosque the muezzin calls for prayer, just as a caravan of Jewish traders enters the city bringing goods from eastern provinces. Continue Reading

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