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THE DAMASCUS GATE
Jerusalem
1913

The Damascus Gate is an important gate that surrounds the Old City of Jerusalem.
Though the original gate is said to have been built during the time of the Second Temple,
 this modern gate was built in 1542 by Ottoman ruler Suleiman the Magnificent.

 
 

 

 


 



 

 


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