Tag Archives: Damage to Syria’s cultural heritage

Syria Aleppo Before Civil War

  Aleppo has sustained terrible damage during the current war in Syria. The scud missiles, intensive indiscriminate bombardment by the Syrian army of Assad including bombing with barrel bombs has almost annihilated the Old city and vast residential areas. The … Continue reading

Posted in Aleppo, Alisar Iram: articles and notes, Cradle of Civilization, Destruction of cities and habitats, Monuments and landmarks before the war, Syria's cultural heritage, Syrian Archaeology and antiquities, Syrian army, Syrian people | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Funereal Sculptures Confiscated in Palmyra and an Exhibition calling for the protection of Syria’s cultural heritge

  Archeological Sculptures confiscated in Palmyra مصادرة مجموعة قطع أثرية في تدمر On 12/06/2014, the Directorate of Antiquities in Palmyra had received from the concerned authorities in Palmyra, ten funerary reliefs dating back to the second and third centuries. .The … Continue reading

Posted in Alisar's notes and aerticles, Directorate General of Syrian Museums and Antiquities, Illegal excavations, Palmyra, Syria, Syria's cultural heritage, Syrian Heritage, Trafficking in antiquities, Vandalization, War damage to heritage | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment