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The Greatest Speech in History? Alexander the Great & The Opis Mutiny

Greek City Times 02 May 2022
Alexander the Great is one of the most extraordinary individuals in history ... At Opis he faced a mutiny by his Macedonian troops, angered that he wanted to send some of them home, while appearing to give preference to his new Asian subjects, and adopting many of their customs ... The speech. ... Coele-Syria, Palestine, and Mesopotamia are your property ... Tags.

On this day in 1826, Greek Revolutionaries attempt to liberate Ottoman Beirut

Greek City Times 18 Mar 2021
... Greek Revolutionaries, led by Vasos Mavrovouniotis attempted to liberate the Ottoman-occupied city of Beirut, and thus spread the Hellenic Revolution to Coele-Syria.

Killer Queens: 5 of Ancient History’s Most Outstanding Female Rulers

Ancient Origins 04 Jan 2021
Her later alliance with Mark Anthony secured her the former Ptolemaic territories in the Levant, including nearly all of Phoenicia (modern-day Lebanon), Ptolemais Akko (modern Acre in Israel), the region of Coele-Syria along the upper Orontes River, and the region surrounding Jericho in Palestine, which she leased back to Herod.

Drug rape leaves a haze of self-doubt that needs to be cleared up

The Irish Times 18 Jul 2020
Aside from its near-perfect scripts (by creator and star Michaela Coel) and slick production, I May Destroy You is ... In I May Destroy You, Michaela Coel’s character deals with her recovery by telling herself that “there’s a war in Syria” and to “remind myself of the bigger picture”.

Blake Burleson: A faraway tale of the here and now

Waco Tribune-Herald 21 Dec 2019
Politics Part 1 ... Instead, “the Great” seemed bent upon inflicting cruelty upon their desperation. Story Part 1 ... Endnotes ... No verdict was rendered; it was supposed that Sextus Caesar, governor of Syria, intervened on Herod’s behalf. After serving as governor of Coele-Syria under three provincial administrations, Herod was appointed king of Judea by Rome.

The Queen of Egypt

The Independent Bangladesh 01 Jun 2000
Cyprus, Coele-Syria and Cynenaica had fallen in the hands of Rome ... In 48 B.C., stripped of her power she was exiled to Syria ... Antony dubbed Alexander Helios king of Armenia, Cleopatra Selene the queen of Cyrenaica and Crete and Ptolemy Philadelphus, king of Syria.Caesarion was ...
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