When the BABYLON CITY WALL DRIED: A Timeline

The walled cities of Babylon and Babylon-Syria, two of the ancient Babylonian cities that formed the world’s first cities, were built as defensive structures, but their destruction in 586 BC marked the end of the Babylonian Empire.As a result, the walls of both cities were demolished and replaced by fortifications, which are still in use […]

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Why China is building a wall along the border with Myanmar

Nanjing City Wall climbing wall on its way to Nanjing, China.A city wall along China’s border with neighboring Myanmar is set to be completed by the end of the year, with local governments across China planning to erect it along a portion of the border in the coming months. The city of Nanjing is located in […]

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