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Muş (alternative spelling: Mush) is the provincial capital of Muş Province in Turkey. Hidden between the mountains, this plain has a natural beauty, with lakes and greenery between high mountains.
The town dates back to the 6th century AD, and now it shelters the remains of a couple of citadels and the Aslanhane Caravanserai. It is considered one of the early centers of the Armenian civilization. There are also mosques from the Seljuk period, like the Alaeddin Pasa, Haci Seref and Ulu Mosques. Mus had been under the reign of Urartu, Median, Persian, Armenian, Byzantine, civilizations.
The town of Malazgirt is an important and famous name in Turkish history.