Martyr’s Monument

Martyr’s Monument

The Martyr’s Monument is located on the Rusafa side of the capital, Baghdad. It is one of the most beautiful tourist attractions in the city. The monument is located in the middle of an artificial lake. It consists of a circular platform with a diameter of 190 meters, with a turquoise dome, 41 meters high….

teesphon

teesphon

Ctesiphon is about 30 km southeast of Baghdad, now known as Al-Madaen or Salman Pak. Ctesiphon was the capital of the Persian Sassanids The Arabs were able to overthrow the Sasanian Empire in 651, and after that they established the city of Al-Madaen, which consisted of two cities: Seleucia on the western bank of the…