Tuesday, October 27, 2020
Home Uncategorized ISIS might have destroyed Palmyra Temple in Syria

ISIS might have destroyed Palmyra Temple in Syria

By NewsGram Staff-Writer

Photo: www.wsj.com
Photo: www.wsj.com

Beirut: The Islamic State militants may have destroyed a temple at the ancient ruins of Palmyra in Syria, according to a report in Times of India.

On last Tuesday, IS had beheaded Khaled al-Asaad, the Palmyra scholar and had hanged his body from a pole.

There are conflicting accounts regarding when this destruction of the Palmyra temple was carried out. The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights believed that the temple was destroyed a month ago. On the other hand, Osama al-Khatib, an activist based in Turkey believed that the temple was destroyed on Sunday.

The famed Palmyra columns are believed to have been damaged as well during the blast at the temple.

STAY CONNECTED

19,120FansLike
362FollowersFollow
1,778FollowersFollow

Most Popular

Microsoft Unveils Mouse And Trackpad Support Features For Ipad

Microsoft has finally brought mouse and trackpad support to its Office family of apps on iPad. The Office for iPad updates is now live...

Prajakta Koli Shares Her Process Of Content Creation And Lockdown Inspiration

YouTube sensation and influencer Prajakta Koli, popularly known for videos she creates for her channel 'MostlySane', says that at no point would she want...

Mrunal Thakur: OTT Platforms Are A Blessing For All

Bollywood actress Mrunal Thakur says OTT platforms have proved to be a blessing for all during the lockdown and she can't wait to be...

Hair Care Routine For Winters

Winter dries out the moisture from your hair, and it becomes prone to dilemmas, including an increase in dandruff, breakage, split ends, and dryness....

Sleep Disorders In Lockdown

2020, unfortunately, has been a year that has not brought us much happiness, and for a significant proportion of individuals, sleep disturbances have added...

Virtual Ramlila From Ayodhya Crosses 10 Crores Viewers Mark

The organizers of star-studded virtual Ramlila going on in Ayodhya have claimed that the numbers of viewers watching it on different media platforms have...

Wroclaw Named A Square After Harivansh Rai Bachchan’s Name As A Tribute

The City Council of Wroclaw, Poland, has named a square after Amitabh Bachchan's father Harivansh Rai Bachchan, as a tribute to the late poet....

Researchers Develop Faster Charging Material That Can Charge Electric Cars In Six Minutes

In what could drive Elon Musk to push another tweet, a team of South Korean researchers has developed a faster charging and longer-lasting battery...

Recent Comments