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Pristine Ruins

Pristine Ruins

Timgad, in the Aurès Mountains of Algeria, is sometimes nicknamed "the Pompeii of Africa." The Roman grid plan of this city, where my wife and daughter were walking, is remarkably well preserved.

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This Happened—January 30: Bloody Sunday

On January 30, 1972, the worst mass shooting in Northern Irish history took place when British soldiers opened fire during a protest march.

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