Israel's Antiques Market Awaiting ISIS-looted Treasures

Like in the case of antiques plundered from Iraq after the toppling of Saddam Hussein’s regime, experts predict that lost Syrian treasures are bound to turn up in shops in Jerusalem’s Old City and elsewhere around the country.

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Islamic State has become notorious for vandalizing antiquities sites in Syria, most infamously at Tadmur (Palmyra), where the organization blew up several extraordinary archaeological monuments about a year...