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Daily Mail
Satellite images confirm ISIS has destroyed 2,000-old templeSatellite images confirm ISIS extremists have destroyed 2,000-year-old Syrian t
Satellite images confirm ISIS has destroyed 2,000-old temple
Daily Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
Satellite images confirm ISIS extremists have destroyed 2,000-year-old Syrian temple of Baal Shamin amid fears they could raze all of Palmyra's treasures to the ground The Baal Shamin temple was destroyed by ISIS militants in the last month The... Read more
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Gazette News
Two Graves found but no amphitheatreTHE mystery of Colchester’s missing amphitheatre has still not been solved, des
Two Graves found but no amphitheatre
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
THE mystery of Colchester’s missing amphitheatre has still not been solved, despite archaeologists beginning their search of a new area. Work to excavate land in the grounds of St John’s Abbey began last month, but the team is yet to find any... Read more
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Daily Mail
The man who refused to flee Syria when he knew ISIS would behead himA martyr for civilisation: The 83-year-old archaeologist who devoted his life t
The man who refused to flee Syria when he knew ISIS would behead him
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
A martyr for civilisation: The 83-year-old archaeologist who devoted his life to saving Syria's sublime ruins... and who refused to flee even when he knew ISIS savages would behead him Born and raised in Palmyra, he was head of antiquities for 40... Read more
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Daily Mail
Experts predict ISIS siege of Palmyra will end in 'total destruction'Will ISIS siege of Palmyra end in 'total destruction'? Experts warn Syria's 'gl
Experts predict ISIS siege of Palmyra will end in 'total destruction'
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
Will ISIS siege of Palmyra end in 'total destruction'? Experts warn Syria's 'glories of the Ancient World' will be blasted one by one ISIS demolished ancient Temple of Baal Shamin, the Lion of al-Lat and several Greco Roman ruins in city of... Read more
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Canberra Times
Palmyra: Islamic State publishes images of Syria temple destructionIslamic State have released pictures purporting to show the destruction of the
Palmyra: Islamic State publishes images of Syria temple destruction
Canberra Times / Posted 4 days ago
Islamic State have released pictures purporting to show the destruction of the 2000-year-old temple of Baalshamin in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra. Photo: AP Beirut: Islamic State militants published photos on Tuesday purporting to show the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Palmyra: Islamic State publishes images of Syria temple destructionIslamic State have released pictures purporting to show the destruction of the
Palmyra: Islamic State publishes images of Syria temple destruction
Brisbane Times / Posted 4 days ago
Islamic State have released pictures purporting to show the destruction of the 2000-year-old temple of Baalshamin in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra. Photo: AP Beirut: Islamic State militants published photos on Tuesday purporting to show the... Read more
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WA Today
Palmyra: Islamic State publishes images of Syria temple destructionIslamic State have released pictures purporting to show the destruction of the
Palmyra: Islamic State publishes images of Syria temple destruction
WA Today / Posted 4 days ago
Islamic State have released pictures purporting to show the destruction of the 2000-year-old temple of Baalshamin in Syria's ancient city of Palmyra. Photo: AP Beirut: Islamic State militants published photos on Tuesday purporting to show the... Read more
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Times of Malta
Islamic State blows up Roman temple in SyriaIslamic State’s demolition of a renowned ancient Roman temple in the Syrian cit
Islamic State blows up Roman temple in Syria
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
Islamic State’s demolition of a renowned ancient Roman temple in the Syrian city of Palmyra is a war crime that targeted an historic symbol of the country’s diversity, the UN cultural agency Unesco said yesterday. Ultra-hardline Islamic State... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
UN calls Islamic State’s destruction of ancient Syrian temple a war crimeThe destruction of the nearly 2,000-year-old temple of Baalshamin by Islamic St
UN calls Islamic State’s destruction of ancient Syrian temple a war crime
The Globe and Mail / Posted 4 days ago
The destruction of the nearly 2,000-year-old temple of Baalshamin by Islamic State militants erased a symbol of the once rich religious life of Syria’s ancient caravan city of Palmyra and left residents, archaeologists and historians fearful that the... Read more
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The Telegraph
IS blows up ancient temple at PalmyraA file picture of the Temple of Baalshamin in the ancient ruins of Palmyra. (AF
IS blows up ancient temple at Palmyra
The Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
A file picture of the Temple of Baalshamin in the ancient ruins of Palmyra. (AFP) Aug. 24: Militants from the Islamic State set off explosions at a temple in the ancient ruins of Palmyra in Syria, activists and government officials said yesterday,... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Palmyra: destruction of ancient temple is a war crime, says Unesco chiefThe chief of the UN’s cultural agency on Monday described Islamic State’s destr
Palmyra: destruction of ancient temple is a war crime, says Unesco chief
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 4 days ago
The chief of the UN’s cultural agency on Monday described Islamic State’s destruction of a Roman temple in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra as a “war crime”. Irina Bokova, the Unesco chief, said in a statement: “This destruction is a new war crime... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Islamic State's destruction of Roman temple in Syria is a war crime: UNESCOBEIRUT: Islamic State's demolition of an renowned ancient Roman temple in the S
Islamic State's destruction of Roman temple in Syria is a war crime: UNESCO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
BEIRUT: Islamic State's demolition of an renowned ancient Roman temple in the Syrian city of Palmyra is a war crime that targeted an historic symbol of the country's diversity, the U.N. cultural agency UNESCO said on Monday. Ultra hardline Islamic... Read more
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Reuters UK Edition
Islamic State's destruction of Roman temple in Syria is war crime - UNESCOA general view of the Temple of Bel in the historical city of Palmyra April 18,
Islamic State's destruction of Roman temple in Syria is war crime - UNESCO
Reuters UK Edition / Posted 4 days ago
A general view of the Temple of Bel in the historical city of Palmyra April 18, 2008. BEIRUT Islamic State's demolition of an renowned ancient Roman temple in the Syrian city of Palmyra is a war crime that targeted an historic symbol of the... Read more
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The Star
Islamic State's destruction of Roman temple in Syria is war crime - UNESCOBEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State's demolition of an renowned ancient Roman temp
Islamic State's destruction of Roman temple in Syria is war crime - UNESCO
The Star / Posted 4 days ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State's demolition of an renowned ancient Roman temple in the Syrian city of Palmyra is a war crime that targeted an historic symbol of the country's diversity, the U.N. cultural agency UNESCO said on Monday. Ultra... Read more
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Swissinfo
Islamic State's destruction of Roman temple in Syria is war crime - UNESCOBEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State's demolition of an renowned ancient Roman temp
Islamic State's destruction of Roman temple in Syria is war crime - UNESCO
Swissinfo / Posted 4 days ago
BEIRUT (Reuters) - Islamic State's demolition of an renowned ancient Roman temple in the Syrian city of Palmyra is a war crime that targeted an historic symbol of the country's diversity, the U.N. cultural agency UNESCO said on Monday. Ultra... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Islamic State's destruction of Roman temple in Syria is war crime - UNESCOBEIRUT: Islamic State's demolition of an renowned ancient Roman temple in the S
Islamic State's destruction of Roman temple in Syria is war crime - UNESCO
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
BEIRUT: Islamic State's demolition of an renowned ancient Roman temple in the Syrian city of Palmyra is a war crime that targeted an historic symbol of the country's diversity, the U.N. cultural agency UNESCO said on Monday. Ultra hardline Islamic... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Islamic State destroys Baalshamin Temple at Palmyra, say activistsThe Temple of Baalshamin at Palmyra has been blown up by Islamic State militant
Islamic State destroys Baalshamin Temple at Palmyra, say activists
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The Temple of Baalshamin at Palmyra has been blown up by Islamic State militants, reports from Syria say. Photo: WikiCommons Militants from the Islamic State destroyed a temple in the ancient ruins of Palmyra in Syria, activists and government... Read more
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express
Now Islamic State militants BLOW UP historic temple at world-famous ruins ISLAMIC State fanatics have blown up a historic temple at Syria's ancient rui
Now Islamic State militants BLOW UP historic temple at world-famous ruins
express / Posted 5 days ago
ISLAMIC State fanatics have blown up a historic temple at Syria's ancient ruins of Palmyra. Islamic State fanatics have blown up the temple of Baalshamin The temple of... Read more
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The Border Mail
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
The Border Mail / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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The Courier
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
The Courier / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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The Young Witness
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
The Young Witness / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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Western Advocate
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
Western Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
Kiama Independent / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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Manning River Times
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
Manning River Times / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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The North West Star
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
The North West Star / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled AsaadHe was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by S
Islamic State beheads elderly Syrian antiquities scholar Khaled Asaad
Daily Liberal / Posted 9 days ago
He was a world-renowned scholar of antiquities, enchanted into his old age by Syria's fabled city of Palmyra, which he called among the most beautiful in the world. Beirut: Khaled Asaad was a respected scholar who devoted more than five decades of... Read more
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Christian Today
ISIS video shows children simultaneously executing prisoners with shot to the headChild executioners wielding pistols await the order to fire on a group of captu
ISIS video shows children simultaneously executing prisoners with shot to the head
Christian Today / Posted 10 days ago
Child executioners wielding pistols await the order to fire on a group of captured Syrian soldiers in Palmyra in this screenshot of a video released on Twitter by a group linked to ISIS. A new video released recently on social media by the Islamic... Read more
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Queensland Times
Visitors feel right at home in lovely LuccaWHEN I close my eyes and think of Tuscany, I don't picture the Florence Duomo o
Visitors feel right at home in lovely Lucca
Queensland Times / Posted 11 days ago
WHEN I close my eyes and think of Tuscany, I don't picture the Florence Duomo or Ponte Vecchio or Pisa's Miracle Square with its leaning tower. I don't see San Gimignano's quirky towers or even Siena's Piazza del Campo "racetrack". I imagine lovely... Read more
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Londonist
Roman London Fragments, Cosmetic Cream And Bikini BottomsThe Romans have returned and Gladiator Games are under way in Guildhall Yard, j
Roman London Fragments, Cosmetic Cream And Bikini Bottoms
Londonist / Posted 19 days ago
The Romans have returned and Gladiator Games are under way in Guildhall Yard, just metres above the remains of the city’s only Roman amphitheatre. The ancient remains of the arena were discovered in 1988 during the building of Guildhall Art Gallery,... Read more
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Londonist
Gladiator GamesToday: Watch gladiators fight in Guildhall Yard Gladiators READY!!! Why: Step
Gladiator Games
Londonist / Posted 21 days ago
Today: Watch gladiators fight in Guildhall Yard Gladiators READY!!! Why: Step back in time and witness an epic re-enactment of London’s gladiatorial games. Hear the crowd roar and steel clash as you choose which warriors walk free. Before this... Read more
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Independent
Rome's Colosseum sees more conflict over government restoration plan attacked for being like something from 'Las Vegas'Culture minister Dario Franceschini has been accused of seeking to turn the his
Rome's Colosseum sees more conflict over government restoration plan attacked for being like something from 'Las Vegas'
Independent / Posted 21 days ago
Culture minister Dario Franceschini has been accused of seeking to turn the historic site into a gigantic theme park by one prominent academic, after the government said it intends to spend €18.5m (£13m) to rebuild the arena where gladiators fought... Read more
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Daily Mail
ISIS militants claim one of their child soldiers has executed prisonerDepraved ISIS militants claim one of their child soldier 'cubs' has executed ca
ISIS militants claim one of their child soldiers has executed prisoner
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
Depraved ISIS militants claim one of their child soldier 'cubs' has executed captive prisoner for 'spying' New footage purports to show an ISIS child soldier executing a prisoner Photographs taken in Syria show the man kneeling in a red... Read more

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