Cyrus' Charter of the Rights of Nations

 I did not allow any to terrorize the land of Sumer and Akkad. I kept in view the needs of Babylon and all its sanctuaries to promote their well-being. The citizens of Babylon … I lifted their unbecoming yoke. Their dilapidated dwellings I restored. I put an end to their misfortunes.

I strove for peace in Babylon and in all his [other] sacred cities. As to the inhabitants of Babylon … I abolished forced labor … From Nineveh, Assur and Susa, Akkad, Eshnunna, Zamban, Me-Turnu and ...