Dougga
Dougga, Tunisia
Thugga was the capital of an important Libyco-Punic state before the Roman annexation of Numidia. It thrived under Roman and Byzantine rule, but declined after the arrival of Islam.  
Location
Dougga, Tunisia
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Events
6th century BCE
1997 designated a World Heritage Site
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Variant Names
Thugga
Formerly known as
Dougga
Colonia Lucinda Septimia Aurelia Alexandriana Thuggenis
Original
Thuggensis
Abbreviated
Dugga
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Keywords
extinct cities
ruins