ISIS says it destroyed archaeological pieces from Palmyra

The Islamic State group says it has destroyed six archaeological pieces from the historic town of Palmyra that were confiscated from a smuggler.

An ISIS statement says the six busts were found when the smuggler was stopped at a checkpoint. The issue was referred to an Islamic court, which ordered that they be destroyed and the man be whipped.

via ynetnews.com

Source: http://www.ynetnews.com/articles/0,7340,L-4675864,00.html

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