Destruction of UNESCO World Heritage Sites

AleppoMosque-destruction

Click on the image above to go to the full slideshow on the BBC website.

Click this image (below) to see the UNESCO website with a description of Aleppo’s old city and its monuments. The threat to these sites prior to the uprising was overpopulation.

UNESCOpage

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s