-- The Cultural Heritage Department of Mazandaran
Province announced on Saturday that they had
discovered evidence of a 3,000-year-old
civilization during excavations in the Kajour
district of Noshahr in Mazandaran.
report released on Saturday stated that the
discovery points to the existence of a human
community there in the first millennium BC. The
report also suggests that the discovery could
clarify some aspects of the history of ancient
is now evidence showing cultural continuity in
Kajour from the first millennium BC till the
middle of the Islamic era.
head of the Kajour region archaeological team,
Reza Mousavi, said that comprehensive studies of
the discovery have clarified the general culture
and historical structure of ancient Kajour.