Militants (the Farouk Batalion have been named?) brought fuel, doused the cathedral and set it alight on the 13th September.

 

This picture is from the webpage of the Palmyra Local Coordination Committee.  An activist rides along with the World Heritage Site of Palmyra in the background.  Heritage never dies, never fades away: it is a part of the present, which too many people forget.

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