Isis destroys more of Palmyra including Roman amphitheatre, say Syrian authorities

Isis destroys more of Palmyra including Roman amphitheatre, say Syrian authorities | The Independent — Isis has inflicted more damage on the ancient Roman city of Palmyra in Syria, the Damascus government has said. Satellite imagery analysed by an NGO dedicated to preserving Syria and Iraq’s cultural heritage shows that the famous cubic-shaped Tetrapylon and part of the facade of the site’s amphitheatre have been destroyed, probably with dynamite, during an attack on Wednesday.

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