During the filed visits done by the Idlib Antiquities, the work team conducted the increasing phenomenon of destruction and devastation in the archaeological sites there, where some people broke the ancient large-sized stones for reusing as building material. It worth to mentioned that this phenomenon increased there because of the expensive prices in construction materials, particularly cement and blocks.
Serjabla, Kafer Hwar
in Northern countryside and Kafer Aqab, Fassouq
in Wastani mountain (World Heritage Sites) are the most archaeological sites that suffered greatly from this phenomenon.
The DGAM conducted before the same damage in many archaeological sites in Samaan Mountain in Aleppo countryside