The religious and cultural heritage being ruined by Yemen's war

09 Sep 2015 9:56 AM | Anonymous

The religious and cultural heritage being ruined by Yemen's war

Sep 9th 2015, 13:06 by N.P. and ERASMUS

ANYBODY who follows the international media will be aware that some terrible harm has been done to the world's spiritual and cultural heritage in the course of fighting in Syria and Iraq; and that some of this destruction is a result of deliberate efforts by Islamic State fighters to eliminate all structures which are out of step with their own narrow understanding of Sunni Islam 

http://www.economist.com/blogs/erasmus/2015/09/cultural-religious-heritage-destroyed-yemen-war

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