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ISIS slaughters hundreds of Palmyra residents

Homs, SANA – Hundreds of residents of Palmyra city-also known as Tadmur-have been killed at the hands of the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS), which started an assault …

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Antiquities Director demands serious int’l measures to protect Palmyra’s ruins against real ISIS threat

Damascus, SANA – Director General of the Antiquities and Museums Directorate Maamoun Abdul-Karim warned that the historical city of Palmyra is facing “a real threat” after the Islamic State in …

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Russia gravely concerned over terrorists’ seizure of Palmyra, Russian diplomat says

Moscow, SANA- Russian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Alexander Lukashevich expressed concern over recent terrorist advances in Iraqi and Syrian cities, including Idleb, Jisr al-Shughour and most recently, Palmyra. Commenting on the …

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UNESCO calls for international action to protect Palmyra against terror threat

Paris, SANA – Director-General of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO), Irina Bokova called upon the international community and Security Council to do everything in their power …

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Homs governor inspects services in Palmyra

Homs, SANA- Homs Governor Talal al-Barazi on Monday paid a visit to Palmyra city, where he inspected the level of services and visited a number of makeshift residential centers there. …

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Homs Governor visits military outpost in Palmyra

Homs, SANA – Homs Governor Talal al-Barazi on Sunday visited a military outpost in the northwestern outskirts of Palmyra city in Homs province. The Governor said that the Army and …

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