Editorial

Restoring Palmyra: Yes! Hastily: No!!!
A motion aimed to encourage UNESCO to act as a neutral organization.

The hereunder mentioned signatories and the members of the Board of shirīn-international, a NGO composed of Directors of Excavations active in Syria until 2010/11, address to all concerned organizations, institutions, and individuals, members of the international scientific community, the following motion :
The conflict in Syria has lasted five years, having the whole appearance of a civil war, fuelled by foreign powers and interests, with no clear global resolution in sight. [Read More]