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Ancient Sites of Libya in Danger by ISIS

Apr. 30, 2015

by Christian Clark

ISIS in its control of areas in Iraq have posted several videos of their men armed with chisels and sledgehammers destroying precious artifacts and statues.  The group has vied to eliminate any artifacts that pre-date Islam or statues depicting humans such as the vast majority of Greek and Roman art.  As Libya has fallen into chaos since 2011 due to the fall of its Colonel, ISIS seems to have infiltrated and set their sites on places such as Misrata, said to be a prime target of ISIS. For more click here