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Walking north along Sheykmana Passage just past Spasskaya Tower, the main axis through the centre of the Kazan Kremlin. After a 6 week siege of the city in 1552, Russian tsar Ivan IV wrested the city from the Kazan khans, annexed the territory to Russia, razed the old mosque and rebuilt the city in his own style.
LOCATION: Kazan
DATE: Thu, 28/08/2014
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