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News Archive: 2014

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"The best Middle East political science books of 2014" (29 Dec 14)

"Syria’s ancient sites were already damaged by war. Now they’re being looted." (20 Dec 14)

"Looters raid Jordanian crypts in search of gold, jewels and artifacts" (30 Oct 14)

"The Black Market Battleground: Degrading and Destroying ISIS Could Take Place in the Halls of Sotheby’s, Not the Pentagon" (27 Oct 14)

"Turkey’s role in Islamic State fight may hinge on ancient tomb" (1 Oct 14)

"War has damaged all but one of Syria’s World Heritage Sites, Satellite images show" (24 Sep 14)

"War Is Damaging Syria’s Historical Castles and Landmarks" (19 Sep 14)

"New high-resolution satellite image analysis: 5 of 6 Syrian World Heritage sites ‘exhibit significant damage.’" (18 Sep 14)

"The Islamic State sells ‘blood antiquities’ from Iraq and Syria to raise money" (14 Sep 14)

"The Islamic State sells ‘blood antiquities’ from Iraq and Syria to raise money" (14 Sep 14)

"Why save a national treasure?" (7 Sep 14)

"The Plight of Iraq’s Yazidis in Ninewa Province" (1 Sep 14)

"The Islamic State isn’t just killing people. It’s destroying a culture" (22 Aug 14)

"History 2.0: Civil War Journals & Historic Letters Go Digital" (13 Aug 14)

"Gaza mosques fall to Israeli airstrikes, without any groundswell of outrage" (9 Aug 14)

"Islamic militants destroy historic 14th century mosque in Mosul" (28 Jul 14)

"Jihadists in Iraq Erase Cultural Heritage" (25 Jul 14)

"The beautiful, historic shrines that Islamists try to destroy" (25 Jul 14)

"ISIS Destroys ‘Jonah’s Tomb’ in Mosul" (24 Jul 14)


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