Tag: Palmyra

Recreation of destroyed Palmyra arch unveiled in London

A meticulous recreation of the 1,800-year-old Arch of Triumph in Palmyra, Syria, destroyed by Islamic State militants last year, has been erected in Trafalgar Square in what London Mayor Boris Johnson called an act of defiance. The 5.5-metre (20ft) model, two-thirds the size of the original, was made using […]