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Middle East Syria's ancient landmarks crumble under onslaught of war

The destruction of Aleppo's famous minaret brought world attention to the threats facing Syria's historical landmarks. Syrians warn they are losing part of their heritage as ancient landmarks become ruins.

By Correspondent / May 20, 2013

Aleppo Media Center/AP/File

This is an expanded version of a story that originally ran in The Christian Science Monitor Weekly.