Friday, September 04, 2015

List of Sites ISIS Has Destroyed or Damaged

Andrew Curry at National Geographic has posted a review of sites in Syria and Iraq that have been attacked with bulldozers, explosives, sledgehammers, or is being extensively looted. The list includes:

Syria: Palmyra, Mar Elian Monastery, Apamea, Dura-Europos, and Mari

Iraq: Hatra, Nineveh, Mosul Museum and Libraries, Nimrud, Khorsabad, Mar Benham Monastery, Mosque of the Prophet Yunus, and Imam Dur Mausoleum

The article includes details about the significance of each site and its destruction along with several photos and a map.

HT: Agade

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1 Comments:

  • Ross Burns' website, mentioned before on this blog, maintains a similar list for Syria (last update 22 Aug 2015)
    http://monumentsofsyria.com/

    By Blogger A.D. Riddle, at Fri Sep 04, 09:18:00 PM  

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