Tag: SY – Ancient City of Damascus

Syrians bid to restore original beauty of damaged Damascus buildings; Gulf Today

Strolling through the alleyways of war-torn Syria’s capital, Rania Kataf snaps photos of the city’s famed houses, capturing their nooks and crannies for posterity.

Source: Syrians bid to restore original beauty of damaged Damascus buildings

6 out of 6: ALL of Syria’s UNESCO Heritage Sites damaged or destroyed during civil war; RT World News

Photo: Sacred Sites

The destruction of the ancient city of Palmyra has made a real impact, but in fact each and every ancient site in Syria inscribed on the World Heritage List has suffered during the five years of conflict. RT looks back at unique landmarks shattered by military action.

Source: 6 out of 6: ALL of Syria’s UNESCO Heritage Sites damaged or destroyed during civil war — RT World News