Across Syria, the country's archaeological heritage is imperiled by war, facing threats that range from outright destruction by ordnance to opportunistic digging by grave-diggers and treasure hunters. The New York Times' C.J. Chivers reports, with assistance from Karam Shoumali, Liam Stack, Bryan Denton, Stefania Rousselle and Mac William Bishop.
Originally published on NYTimes.com on April 7th, 2013 by Mac William Bishop.
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