Cultural heritage [Islamic State] is destroyed | National Geographic ...
The land of civilizations, which is also referred to as the 'cradle of civilization], in the Middle East of Iraq and Syria, combatants who extremist organization [Islamic State (IS = Islamic State)] is repeated looting and destruction of archaeological sites.
The end of the month, the Islamic countries defeat the thousands of years before the statue, which is collection in Mosul Museum of northern Iraq, released a video to be shattered. Iraqi government has recently announced that the ruins of the ancient city where there is a history of thousands of years were destroyed in the Islamic countries combatants. Among the ancient Assyrian city in addition, it contains the major cities Hatora of ancient Rome, which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
On the other hand, Syria is devastated by civil war, 00,000 close to the lives lost, millions of people have lost their homes. Islamic countries is not only one of the forces that contemplate the Syrian domination, is pushing the looting as a means to obtain the activity funds.