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Khaled Al-Asaad, ISIS killed the archaeologist !

Khaled Al-Asaad, ISIS killed the archaeologist !

On the main square of Palmyra, Syria, a stack of furniture and books has been exposed in recent days. It is the property of the family of Khaled Al-Asaad, the former director of one of the most beautiful sites in the Greco-Roman world, assassinated on August 18 by the Islamists, which were confiscated and dumped there, pell-mell so that everyone ...

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The fall of Palmyra

The fall of Palmyra

The fall of Palmyra, the ancient jewel since 2000 years The Islamic state is expanding its area. The so-called jihadist group has seized Thursday, May 21 the city of Palmyra in Syria. The fall of Palmyra, one of the oldest cities of more than 2 000 years raises fears for its invaluable ruins classified as a World Heritage Site , ...

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