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  6/25/2013, Tammuz 17, 5773

Ancient Roman Road Uncovered in Jerusalem

An ancient Roman road from that led from Jaffa to Jerusalem was exposed during the last two weeks in the Beit Hanina neighborhood in northern Jerusalem. It was discovered as part of an archaeological excavation led by the Israel Antiquities Authority. The archeologists were sent it to investigate prior to the laying of a drainage pipe.