Photo Credit: Spc. Jazz Burney, 3rd Infantry Brigade Combat Team, 25th Infantry Division Public Affairs
Diane Siebrandt, an archeologist and cultural heritage officer at the United States Embassy Baghdad, speaks with Dr. Mohammed Ajaj Jorjis, the former Ashur site director, who explains a map of the ancient Assyrian capital of Ashur. The visit gave Siebrandt, the ability to document the condition of the ruins and promote the preservation of the historical city, July 26.
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