Syria's ancient heritage faces new threats, UN says, trying to devise plan

  • by: LORI HINNANT , Associated Press
  • Updated: August 29, 2013 - 2:05 PM

PARIS — Looted artifacts turning up on the black market, plundered archaeological sites and the collapse of the minaret of an 11th century mosque that was the ancient heart of Aleppo's walled Old City.

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