Architects resurrect Palmyra’s Triumphal Arch

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Architects resurrect Palmyra's Triumphal Arch

Historic sites in the Syrian city of Palmyra suffered greatly at the hands of ISIL.

Since its recapture last month, people have been considering how to restore the UNESCO World Heritage site.

CCTV’s Dan Whitehead reports from northern Italy, where artisans are working on a recreation of the Triumphal Arch from the Temple of Bel.

Architects resurrect Palmyra\'s Triumphal Arch

Architects resurrect Palmyra\'s Triumphal Arch

Historic sites in the Syrian city of Palmyra suffered greatly at the hands of ISIL. Since its recapture last month, people have been considering how to restore the UNESCO World Heritage site. CCTV's Dan Whitehead reports from northern Italy, where artisans are working on a recreation of the Triumphal Arch from the Temple of Bel.