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Recaptured by ISIS, ancient Palmyra loses two more monuments to antiquities destruction

After re-capturing the Syrian city in December, Islamic State militants have destroyed the Tetrapylon and part of the Roman theater, local authorities confirmed Friday, what archaeologists say is a priceless loss for history.

Omar Sanadiki/Reuters/File

The ancient "pearl of the desert," Palmyra, has witnessed another destruction of its heritage, according to Syrian officials. 

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