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%
14
flagFrance
0%
0%
94%
5%
17
flagAustria
0%
0%
83%
16%
12
flagthe United Arab Emirates
0%
6%
81%
12%
16
flagUkraine
0%
0%
81%
12%
16
flagUU
16%
2%
72%
8%
36
flagRepublic of Ireland
8%
8%
72%
12%
25
flagthe Netherlands
9%
0%
71%
18%
32
flagBelgium
10%
10%
70%
10%
10
flagGermany
7%
9%
69%
13%
118
flagSpain
7%
0%
69%
23%
13
flagthe United States
9%
8%
68%
12%
208
flagPoland
11%
9%
65%
12%
7898
flagthe United Kingdom
9%
7%
65%
15%
191
flagNorway
4%
17%
65%
13%
23
flagIndia
9%
14%
63%
9%
41
flagDenmark
9%
0%
63%
27%
11
flagItaly
0%
18%
50%
31%
16

Gender

men67%
women63%
Israel
9%
13%
Saudi Arabia
7%
10%
Jordan
67%
63%
Syria
14%
12%

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