Syria deems destruction of ancient sites in Palmyra as "war crime" 

Syria deems destruction of ancient sites in Palmyra as "war crime" 

DAMASCUS, Jan. 23 (Press Shia Agency) – Syrian Culture Minister Muhammad Ahmad said Sunday that the bombing of the historic heritage in the ancient oasis city of Palmyra by ISIL group is a "war crime."In a press briefing, Ahmad said the recent bombing of the facade of the historic amphitheater in Palmyra northeast of Damascus as well as other relics and monuments in that millennia-old city...