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Dana village

Mar 06,2013 | 13:39
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Dana Village, some 200 kms south of Amman, is built on the ruins of a Byzantine castle. The village used to be a bustling community of over 300 families, but its inhabitants left in search of better education and employment opportunities Photos by Muath Freij

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