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marzo 19th, 2018 - 12:56 § in Senza categoria

Sito Web Offline

 Carissimi, per il nostro sito web cliccate qui Ci scusiamo ma a breve il dominio verrà ripristinato!    [...]

marzo 2nd, 2015 - 09:08 § in Iraq

Kutalla – Tell Sifr

 Geographic coordinate: 31° 17′ 33.4320″ – 45° 57′ 57.6591″ 31.292620737° N – 45.966016487° E Governatorate – District – Sub-district: Dhi-Qar – al Shatrah – al Gharaf Nearest City: A few kilometers east of Larsa. 23 km south-west from Sha[...]

febbraio 28th, 2015 - 12:00 § in Iraq

Larsa – Tell Senkereh

 Coordinates  31° 17′ 9.00” – 45° 51′ 13.00″  / 31.285833° N – 45.853611° E Position: The ancient site is situated 47 km northwest of Nasiriyah, some 25 kilometers southeast of the mounds of Uruk, near the east bank of the Shatt-en-Nil canal and 33 km sou[...]

settembre 7th, 2014 - 18:11 § in Scavo e dintorni

Back to Iraq

 Dear all, after a long absence we’re back on the blog! Few days ago we arrived in Iraq, in a problematic moment for our beloved country…  [...]

luglio 16th, 2014 - 20:19 § in Scavo e dintorni

IVECO&IRAQ AT WORK. On the Road of Cooperation and Culture

 Dear all, yesterday Iveco gave to our Mission a new car, a wonderful Daily 4×4, for the activities at Abu Tbeirah and at Ur. It has been a wonderful day. The Dean of the University, Luigi Frati, inaugurated the car. The event was opened by the speech of the Dean, of H.E. Habib al-Sadr, Ir[...]

marzo 12th, 2014 - 13:20 § in Iraq

Opera Romana Pellegrinaggi and visit of Nasiriyah Governor and his Delegation

 Yesterday we have met in Rome Yahya al Nasri, Dhi-Qar Governor with his delegation in two different meetings. First of all I want to stress that it has been wonderful to share a day with our Iraqi friends, that help us so warmfully in  our everyday life in Nasiriyah. The first meeting was hel[...]

febbraio 13th, 2014 - 09:12 § in Iraq

Lunch at al-Fayhaa Channel

 Ali al-Shayal is a very good friend of us. He is a film maker and the director of the Nasiriyah office of the al-Fayhaa TV Channel. Today he invited us to have lunch with him and his team in the office in the center of the city. We enjoyed an excellent food and a wonderful [...][...]

febbraio 12th, 2014 - 11:58 § in Iraq

Nasiriyah Pottery Laboratory

  Today we visited together with our good friend Amir Doshi the pottery laboratory of the Dhi-Qar directorate of education, directed by Qasim al Battat.  [...]

febbraio 11th, 2014 - 19:50 § in Scavo e dintorni

A Taxy Tale on Woolley

  Today we took a Taxy and from the taxy-driver we heard an amazing story. He told us that his family is from Ur and his grandfather had worked with Leonard Woolley in the excavation of Ur. He had a very good eye for ancient objects and decided to make some money out of it! [...][...]

febbraio 5th, 2014 - 11:39 § in Iraq

Nasiriyah café of intellectuals and artists (Nasiriyah 5)

  We arrived very late yesterday in Nasiriyah, after several hours spent in Istanbul airport waiting for our flight to Basrah. After our arrival in the Urk (Uruk) hotel and a rest of one hour, we met our friends for a thé in the coffee in Habubi Street, where the intellectuals of Nasiriyah use[...]