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As always, we need to get our definitions straight.
The city of Jerusalem has been surrounded by walls for its defense since ancient times.
Jerusalem would remain in ruins for some six decades and without protective walls for over two centuries.
The pagan Roman city, Aelia Capitolina, which was built after 130 by Emperor Hadrian, was at first left without protective walls.
In the Middle Bronze Age, a period also known in biblical terms as the era of the Patriarchs, a city named Jebus was built on the southeastern hill of Jerusalem, relatively small (50,000 square meters) but well fortified.
Remains of its walls are located above the Siloam Tunnel.
In 1033, most of the walls constructed by Eudocia were destroyed by an earthquake.