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Ancient Greek ruins discovered underwater south of Tyre

publishing date: 16/04/2019 03:31:00
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Ancient Greek ruins discovered underwater south of Tyre
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Head of the Lebanese Union of Professional Divers, Mohammad al-Siraj, declared in a statement on Tuesday the discovery of ruins of eleven ships belonging to the Greek era (circa 300 BC) lying 35 meters underwater southern the city of Tyre.

 

According to al-Siraj, the discovered ships likely belonged to the Macedonian Army; they sank during the Siege of Tyre orchestrated by Alexander the Great in 322 BC.

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