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Palmyra arch ‘destroyed’ by ISIL

Islamic militants have reportedly destroyed the Arch of Triumph which is a major monument in the 2,000-year-old Roman city of Palmyra.

Since capturing the enclave in late May, ISIL members have blown up two ancient temples at the site in central Syria which is considered by UNESCO to be a World Heritage site.

In August, the Sunni Muslim militants blew up the temple of Baal Shamin, then the Temple of Bel, one of the best preserved Roam-era sites.

Earlier this month it was also confirmed ISIL…
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