In which country is Petra?

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Petra is famous for its rock-cut ar­chi­tec­ture. Es­tab­lished in 312 BC as the capital city of the Nabataean­s, it is a and symbol and most-vis­it­ed tourist at­trac­tion of Jordan. Petra declined rapidly under Roman rule, in large part from the revision of sea-based trade routes. In 363 an earth­quake de­stroyed many build­ings. The site remained unknown to the Western world until 1812.

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flagCanada
0%
0%
100%
0%
15
flagSweden
8%
0%
91%
0%
12
flagAustria
0%
0%
90%
9%
22
flagAustralia
0%
0%
90%
10%
10
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
4%
87%
8%
24
flagFrance
0%
0%
87%
12%
24
flagRepublic of Ireland
6%
6%
77%
9%
31
flagUkraine
0%
0%
75%
20%
20
flagSpain
6%
0%
73%
20%
15
flagthe Netherlands
11%
2%
69%
16%
36
flagthe United States
8%
8%
68%
12%
226
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
8%
66%
15%
236
flagGermany
7%
9%
66%
16%
141
flagDenmark
8%
0%
66%
25%
12
flagPoland
11%
9%
65%
12%
10003
flagIndia
9%
13%
65%
9%
43
flagUnknown
13%
10%
63%
11%
279
flagNorway
11%
14%
62%
11%
27
flagGreece
9%
0%
54%
36%
11
flagItaly
0%
16%
50%
33%
18

Gender

men66%
women64%
Israel
10%
12%
Saudi Arabia
8%
10%
Jordan
66%
64%
Syria
14%
12%

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