Palmyra’s amazing but sad images fresh from RT correspondent

The Temple of Bel in Palmyra blown up by Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) militants. © Lizzie Phelan
Dozens of journalists are already on their way to the ancient sites of the recently liberated Syrian city of Palmyra to assess the damage inflicted by Islamic State (IS, formerly ISIS/ISIL) militants. Take a look at what RT’s Lizzie Phelan captured while in the City of Palms.

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#breathtaking #Palmyra

Видео опубликовано Lizzie Phelan (@lizzie_phelan)

craters all over ancient site from mines laid by #ISIS

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#Palmyra

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all that's left of #ISIS in #Palmyra - a verse from the Quran about an unexpected victory. Not for ISIS, not here.

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what's left of the Temple of Bel :( #Palmyra

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with the "Sea Commandoes" elite unit of elite Desert Hawks who were crucial to recapture of #Palmyra

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mine detonated by SAA in #Palmyra

Видео опубликовано Lizzie Phelan (@lizzie_phelan)