Iran is one of the few countries in the world a couple can have a "temporary marriage." These "marriages," became legal in, January 9th, 2010, and can be valid for as short as one hour
The famous Great Pyramid at Giza was built as a burial place for King Khufu, was started in 2560 B.C. and took more than 20 years to build.
Turkey isn't called Turkey. It's actually been called the Republic of Turkey since 1923.
Damascus, the capital city of Syria, is called the “Jasmine City.” It is one of the oldest continuously inhabited cities in the world. It was founded in the 3rd millennium B.C.