People visit the Hisham's Palace archaeological site, located five kilometres north of the West Bank city of Jericho, on October 20, 2016. Abbas Momani / AFP

Palestinian Authority Unveils One of the World’s Largest, Most Important Mosaics

827-square meter floor mosaic from the Umayyad period, found near Jericho, will be open to the public next year.

The Palestinian Tourism and Antiquities Ministry revealed what is considered to be one of the largest and most important mosaics in the world in recent days. The mosaic adorns the main bathhouse in Hisham’s...

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