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On December 26th 2003 a major earthquake struck the city of Bam leveling around 60% of the city. It is estimated around 43 000 citizens lost their lives in this tragedy. Arg- Bam citadel was also among the victims, an imposing city fortress which had survived the elements for more than 2000 years. This photo captures a small section of the city wall.

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