The Cradle of Civilization

René Ammann
2. May 2022
A ziggurat at the entrance to the ancient city of Uruk (Warka; east of present-date Samawah, Iraq), the largest city in the world in 2800 BC. (Photo: David Stanley/Flickr)

Probability that one of the largest cities in the world 4800 years ago was located in the area of present-day Iraq and Syria: 100%

This according to the following video, which also predicts that, in the year 2100, the world's largest metropolitan areas will be in African countries, India, and Bangladesh:

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