The ISIS barbarians will have tremendous fun destroying the artifacts dating back to 2000 BC. There are so many of them and are so representative of infidels.
This is from DEBKAFile.
The historic Syrian town of Palmyra falls to ISIS DEBKAfile May 20, 2015, 9:44 PM (IDT) Islamic State fighters Wednesday night seized full control of the historic Syrian city of Palmyra after fierce clashes with the army and allied combatants. DEBKAfile: The Syrian army launched a massive operation to evacuate as many civilians as possible of the city’s 100,000 inhabitants before its epic defeat..
See the following link on Palmyra and the history and culture that ISIS will destroy.