Palmyra's Temple of Bel: The temple consecrated to the Mesopotamian god Bel
Islamic State for Iraq and Syria (ISIS) militants destroyed 2000-year old Palmyra's ancient Temple of Bel in Syria on 30 August 2015. The United Nations in its report said that the news of destruction was confirmed through the satellite images.
As per the reports, the militant group partially demolished the temple by explosives. The explosion caused much damage to the temple. Temple of Bel in Palmyra was under the control of ISIS militants.
Temple of Bel
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