Raqqa, Western Palace, aerial view of excavation site

Raqqa, Western Palace, aerial view of excavation site

Damage at the west facade, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

Damage at the west facade, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

Damages at the upper part of the minaret, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

Damages at the upper part of the minaret, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

Mosaic decoration in the prayer niche, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

Mosaic decoration in the prayer niche, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

View of the prayer hall, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

View of the prayer hall, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

Damage and burning in a room at the eastern side of the courtyard, Jamiʿ an-Nuri, Homs

Damage and burning in a room at the eastern side of the courtyard, Jamiʿ an-Nuri, Homs

View of Suq an-Nuri, Homs

View of Suq an-Nuri, Homs

In al-Hayat/Balikh valley: procedure of calcination of gypsum is finished and packed into sacks (3rd step): the natural gypsum stone was burned to produce gypsum as building material

In al-Hayat/Balikh valley: procedure of calcination of gypsum is finished and packed into sacks (3rd step): the natural gypsum stone was burned to produce gypsum as building material

View of a part of prayer hall, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

View of a part of prayer hall, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

Destroyed shops on the north side of Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

Destroyed shops on the north side of Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

In al-Hayat/Balikh valley, procedure of calcination of gypsum (2nd step): the fuel was lit

In al-Hayat/Balikh valley, procedure of calcination of gypsum (2nd step): the fuel was lit

Damages at Suq an-Nuri, Homs

Damages at Suq an-Nuri, Homs

An arch in the north arcade, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

An arch in the north arcade, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

North arcade, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

North arcade, Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

The minaret of Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

The minaret of Jamiʿ an-Nuri (mosque), Homs

Bayt Mustafa Basha al-Husayni in Homs before and after the war

Bayt Mustafa Basha al-Husayni in Homs before and after the war

Jamiʿ al-Khayr

Jamiʿ al-Khayr

Khan al-Wazir, main entrance

Khan al-Wazir, main entrance

Khan al-Wazir, sabil

Khan al-Wazir, sabil

The destroyed south-western part of Bayt Mustafa Basha al-Husayni, Homs

The destroyed south-western part of Bayt Mustafa Basha al-Husayni, Homs

The destroyed south-western part of Bayt Mustafa Basha al-Husayni

The destroyed south-western part of Bayt Mustafa Basha al-Husayni

Damages at the eastern side of the old suqs, Homs

Damages at the eastern side of the old suqs, Homs

Khan al-Wazir, view of the arcade

Khan al-Wazir, view of the arcade

Destruction in the eastern part of Suq an-Nuri, Homs

Destruction in the eastern part of Suq an-Nuri, Homs

Khan al-Wazir, main entrance

Khan al-Wazir, main entrance

Watermill on ʿAyn al-ʿArus lake

Watermill on ʿAyn al-ʿArus lake

View from the palm groves to the south-eastern corner of Bel Temple

View from the palm groves to the south-eastern corner of Bel Temple

ʿAyn al-ʿArus, Interior of a village mud bricks house, armenian owners

ʿAyn al-ʿArus, Interior of a village mud bricks house, armenian owners

ʿAyn al-ʿArus, view into the ceiling of a village mud bricks house, armenian owners

ʿAyn al-ʿArus, view into the ceiling of a village mud bricks house, armenian owners

ʿAyn al ʿArus, Stone arcades

ʿAyn al ʿArus, Stone arcades