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Russian Orchestra Plays Bach Amid Ruins of Palmyra Palmyra Syria, Impressive Image, Ancient Ruins, North Africa, Be Perfect, Middle East, Dolores Park, Army, Tours
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56 hours with the Russian army in Syria

What I saw when the Russians sponsored a tour to Palmyra.

Unesco: Don’t Worry, Palmyra Is Still Authentic The ancient city may have been destroyed, but it is still a treasured cultural site Palmyra Ruins Cultural Artifact, Hermitage Museum, Palmyra, Mystery Of History, Image Shows, Ancient History, Archaeology, Be Still, Monument Valley
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Unesco: Don’t Worry, Palmyra Is Still Authentic

The ancient city may have been destroyed, but it is still a treasured cultural site

Syria's destroyed Palmyra Arch is being rebuilt in London (Wired UK) Palmyra, London Pictures, Trafalgar Square, Syria, Conservation, Restoration, Engineering, Louvre, Architecture
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Syria's destroyed Palmyra Arch has been rebuilt in London

Architects have used digital scans to rebuild the 2,000-year-old Palmyra Arch in London's Trafalgar Square

Russian Orchestra Plays Bach Amid Ruins of Palmyra Palmyra Syria, Impressive Image, Ancient Ruins, North Africa, Be Perfect, Middle East, Dolores Park, Army, Tours
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How ancient ruins are perfect propaganda in the Middle East

In Palmyra, Russia and the Assad regime are following a long tradition.

Along with Russia’s military intervention in the Syrian civil war came “soft power” tactics including diplomacy, messaging and a concert in which a violinist played Bach. Monument Men, End Times Prophecy, Syrian Civil War, Military Intervention, The Spectator, Ancient Ruins, New World Order, Classical Music, World Heritage Sites
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In Syria, Russia Plays Bach Where ISIS Executed 25 (Published 2016)

In Syria, Russia Plays Bach Where ISIS Executed 25. Russia sent an orchestra to play in Palmyra, retaken in March from the Islamic State.

Russian delegation in Syria’s ancient Palmyra marks liberation from Islamic State - The Washington Post Palmyra, The Washington Post, Syria, Middle East, Monument Valley, New York Skyline, United States, World, City
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Russian delegation in Syria’s ancient Palmyra marks liberation from Islamic State

The visit is part of a Kremlin-backed mission to reinforce Russia’s role in Syria.

The fall to Islamic State group jihadists of the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra on Thursday has raised fears for the fate of the world heritage site and its priceless artefacts. Ancient Ruins, Ancient City, Ancient Artifacts, Monumental Architecture, Syrian Civil War, Empire Romain, Triomphe, World Heritage Sites, Monument Valley
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The splendors of Palmyra, the ancient Syrian city ravaged by the Islamic State

Some of the magnificent ruins that were put under threat by the Islamic State

By Theodore Shoebat The oldest Christian monastery in Iraq was just destroyed by ISIS Muslims. According to the report: The Islamic State just bulldozed St. Elijah’s Monastery, the oldest Christian… Isis Iraq, Out Of The Dark, Thing 1, Church Architecture, Archaeological Site, Abandoned Buildings, Historical Sites, Monument Valley, Mount Rushmore
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The Strategy Behind the Islamic State’s Destruction of Ancient Sites

As it expanded across Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State destroyed many archaeological sites, looting them for profit and damaging some for propaganda.

Flash - Palmyra ruins generally 'in good shape': Syria antiquities chief - France 24 France 24, Cannabis, Sport En France, Palmyra, World Heritage Sites, Archaeology, Photo Credit, Mount Rushmore, New York Skyline
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Information, news et actualité internationale en direct & en continu sur FRANCE 24. Actualité politique, info culture & sports en France et à l'international

ISIS Damages Iconic Theater and Monument in Ancient Syrian City. Two of Palmyra's iconic monuments, the Tetrapylon and the Roman theater, have experienced "significant damage," according to reports. Roman Theatre, Palmyra, Monuments, Conservation, Theater, City, Theatres, Cities, Teatro
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ISIS Damages Iconic Theater and Monument in Ancient Syrian City

Two of Palmyra's iconic monuments, the Tetrapylon and the Roman theater, have experienced "significant damage," according to reports.

When All Roads Led to Palmyra.first century AD

When All Roads Led to Palmyra

The desert city of Palmyra, ravaged recently by ISIS, held a key position on the Silk Route, connecting the Chinese, Persian and Roman Empires. Raoul McLaughlin describes how a remote caravan settlement assumed a leading role in international affairs, generating enormous wealth.

Syrian Troops Find Palmyra's Ancient Ruins In Better Shape Than Expected Abandoned Property, Palmyra, Interesting Information, Ancient Ruins, Troops, Archaeology, Monument Valley, Mount Rushmore, Mountains
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Syrian Troops Find Palmyra's Ancient Ruins In Better Shape Than Expected

The “Jewel of the Desert” is out of the hands of people who would see its wonders demolished