Dura site museum

dura europos looted vandalized fsa

April 16, 2013 ProSyriana 1

Maamoun Abdul-Karim, director general of antiquities and museums uncovered a dangerous crime against Syria and its history. The systematic looting of Syrian antiquities by Turkish, Lebanese and Iraqi artifacts merchants with the help of FSA groups. Recently 300 unauthorized digging operations (holes) were discovered in Dura-Europos. Maamoun Abdul-Karim pointed out that this illegal digging to steal antiquities have also compromised the [Continue reading…]

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