Archaeologists discover ancient treasures in Iraq site blown up by Islamic State

April 15, 2020 - General

German archaeologists have explored an ancient palace in Iraq that they could only access after the area was blown up by the Islamic State (IS) terrorist militia.
The researchers discovered a total of four such reliefs from Assyrian gatekeeper figures in the corridors
 below the destroyed mosque: Palace gate several metres tall with a winged bull and a large stone
 threshold [Credit: Ali Al-Magasees/Heidelberg…

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