Voice on Islamic State jihadists’ threat to Syria’s ancient city of Palmyra

Source:Global Times Published: 2015-5-15 0:38:02

"If IS enters Palmyra, it will spell its destruction … if the ancient city falls, it will be an international catastrophe."

Maamoun Abdulkarim, director-general of Syria's Directorate General of Antiquities & Museums,

on Islamic State jihadists' threat to Syria's ancient city of Palmyra, a UNESCO world heritage site, quoted by AFP on Thursday.

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