UNESCO Director-General condemns destruction of the Tetrapylon and severe damage to the Theatre in Palmyra, a ... - UNESCO.org (press release)

UNESCO received several reports and satellite imagery released today by UNITAR-UNOSAT confirming the destruction of Palmyra's tetrapylon and parts of the theatre's proscenium. “This destruction is a new war crime and an immense loss for the Syrian ...and more »

Alarmed at destruction in Palmyra, Security Council reiterates need to stamp out hatred espoused by ISIL - UN News Centre

20 January 2017 – Amid the destruction of cultural heritage in Syria, including that of the famed tetrapylon and parts of the Roman theatre in Palmyra by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL/Da'esh), the United Nations Security Council has ...and more »

Isis destroys tetrapylon monument in Palmyra - The Guardian

Islamic State militants have destroyed a tetrapylon and part of a Roman theatre in the ancient city of Palmyra in the group's latest attack on Syria's heritage. How the ancient city of Palmyra looked before the fighting – in pictures. Read more. “This ...and more »

ISIS Destroys Ancient Theater, Tetrapylon In Palmyra, Syria Says - NPR

Two famous ancient structures in the city of Palmyra have been destroyed by ISIS forces, Syria's antiquities chief says. The Tetrapylon and the facade of the city's Roman theater have both been almost completely demolished, the official says, according ...and more »

Syria: IS destroys part of Palmyra's Roman Theatre - BBC News

Militants from the Islamic State group have destroyed part of the Roman Theatre in the ancient city of Palmyra. Syria's antiquities chief said the tetrapylon - a group of four pillared structures which were mainly modern replicas - has also been ruined.and more »

ISIS Destroys Part of Roman Theater in Palmyra, Syria - New York Times

The Roman theater, left, in Palmyra, Syria, in 2016. Satellite pictures on the right show the structure before it was damaged, above, and after. Credit Bryan Denton for The New York Times. Islamic State militants have destroyed the facade of a second ...and more »

IS carrying out new demolitions at Palmyra — antiquities chief - The Times of Israel

The Roman amphitheater in the ancient city of Palmyra in central Syria, March 31, 2016. (AFP/Joseph Eid, File). Newsroom. Email the Newsroom · Facebook · Twitter. Related Topics. Islamic State · Palmyra · Syria. Related Stories. Three killed as car ...and more »

ISIS fighters destroy nearly 2000-year-old Roman theater in Syria - New York Daily News

ISIS destroyed a second-century Roman theatre in the ancient city of Palmyra, in central Syria. (JOSEPH EID/AFP/Getty Images). THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. Friday, January 20, 2017, 9:46 AM. BEIRUT (AP) — Islamic State militants destroyed parts of the ...and more »

ISIS Damages Iconic Monuments in Ancient Syrian City, Reports Say - Live Science

A month after retaking control of Palmyra, the Islamic State group (also called ISIS or Daesh) has allegedly committed new destruction and executions in the ancient Syrian city. Two of Palmyra's iconic monuments, the Tetrapylon and the Roman theater ...and more »

Isis destroys parts of amphitheatre at Palmyra - Financial Times

Isis militants have destroyed part of the Roman amphitheatre in the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra and its iconic tetrapylon, Syria's state news agency and activists from the city said. Sample the FT's top stories for a week. You select the topic, we ...and more »