Ugaritic cuneiform outwardly resembles other cuneiform scripts and has a syllabic sound system such as Etruscan. Ugarit an independed Canaanite city-state flourished from C. 2600 BC until it was utterly destroyed in 1205 BC.
Migrants rush to board a train that would take them towards Serbia, at the railway station in the southern Macedonian town of Gevgelija, Wednesday, Aug. 19, 2015. Record numbers of migrants from countries like Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan uses the so-called Balkan route that passes trough Macedonia. (AP Photo/Darko Vojinovic)
Macedonian policemen stand guard as a woman and a child pass from the northern Greek village of Idomeni to southern Macedonia. Macedonia began allowing only people from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan to cross its southern border from Greece, while Greek authorities say migrants of other nationalities are gathering on the Greek side of the border and blocking the crossing completely.