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Daraa countryside: Damages at the old Town of Nawa
01/05/2015 - عدد القراءات : 1468

The old Town of Nawa suffered greatly because of the sad events in the area, illegal excavations and vandalism spread widely within the ancient residential buildings done by antiquities armed  gangs in cooperation with the locals by threat and intimidation. 

Antiquities of Daraa was able to visit the site and categorized the damages to the following categorize:
    In order to build new buildings, the ancient residential buildings were removed by using heavy machinery and sometimes they destroyed in order to expand the old narrow trails.

 Removing ancient residential buildings for new buildings
al Amarin house



Removing ancient residential buildings for expanding the old narrow trails
al Amarin house - al Batha house - Abo Kharub house


    The spread of illegal excavations by manual diggings or by using heavy machinery.

Illegal digging at al Koubi house


Illegal excavations by using heavy equipments
al Khraiba house

Acts of destruction because of clashes


al Jehmani house 


al Batha house
    Severe or minor destruction because of religious beliefs such what happened at the Al-Imam An-Nawawi shrine that bombed by the Islamic extremist group. In addition, to that several of the carved architectural arts at the ancient buildings walls were vandals.

Al-Imam An-Nawawi shrine



Illegal excavations & vandalism to the carved architectural elements
Southern al Khoubi house

It worth to mention that Nawa town is famous with its numerous basalt architectural buildings dating back to the Byzantine period and form a rural residential complex that mixed the Roman, Greeks and Nabataean styles, the ancient buildings decorated with Doric, Corinthian columns and capitals similar to the rural palaces in South of Syria.


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بالصور، قصر الحير الشرقي مشاركة المديرية العامة للآثار والمتاحف بمعرض دمشق الدولي مشاركة المديرية العامة بمعرض الكتاب للعام 2017 اختتام الاجتماع التقني حول مواد البناء التقليدية في حلب

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