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Israel: biblical siege verified

Archaeologists digging in Jerusalem said in August that they had uncovered ‘clear’ archaeological evidence affirming the account as described in 2 Kings 25 of the Babylonian conquest of Jerusalem more than 2,500 years ago.


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Researchers from the University of North Carolina (UNC) uncovered Babylonian-style arrowheads and layers of ash alongside lamps, potsherds, and gold & silver jewellery they believe is either a tassel or earring. The items were unearthed at the geographical location the siege would have occurred.