Charax Spasinou

23rd November 2016

This year we started an exciting new project at the ancient city of Charax Spasinou, located in Basra province. The city was founded in 324 BC by Alexander the Great and later became the capital of the kingdom of Characene and an important trading port. You can read more about our work at Charax, in English and Arabic, at the links below or visit our new website at
English version: Charax Spasinou 2016
Arabic version: Charax Spasinou 2016