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For Six Years, Experts Have Been Repairing the Iraq Museum That ISIS Sought to Destroy. Here’s a Look Inside

Six years ago last week, the world watched in horror as ISIS forces took sledgehammers to archaeological treasures at Iraq’s Mosul Cultural Museum, smashing historic Assyrian sculptures to smithereens. The destruction was part of a campaign to erase the nation’s pre-Islamic cultural heritage, and was decried by the … Read entire story.

Source: Artnet News

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