-- Kani Michael Cave is the oldest human
settlement discovered in Kordestan Province
according to archaeological research.
to a report by the Cultural Heritage Organization,
the cave was first occupied 7000 years ago. It is
located near Karaftoo Cave.
team of archaeologists studying the prehistoric
cave has found evidence of seasonal settlement
from the Copper and Stone Ages.
researchers tested sediment in the cave to
estimate the exact date of the settlements.