isis palmyra

"The joy I feel is indescribable," Syria's antiquities director said.
ISIS has destroyed many of Palmyra's Roman-era relics, including the magnificent Temple of Bel and the iconic Arch of Triumph.
DAMASCUS, Sept 4 (Reuters) -- Islamic State has blown up three ancient funeral towers in the ancient city of Palmyra, Syria's
Activists said earlier that an Islamic State bombing extensively damaged the 2,000-year old temple on Sunday.
The extent of damage after an explosion targeting the temple is unclear.
BEIRUT, May 20 (Reuters) - Islamic State insurgents stormed the historic Syrian city of Palmyra on Wednesday, fighting off