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No more burial in Tell Halaf site

In order to protecting the archaeological sites the Authority Of Tourism and Protection Of Antiquities in cooperation with the municipality of Sere Kanye ( Ras Al Ain ) prevented the burial in Tell Halaf site , where another place has been dedicated for burial . Read More »

The archaeological sites in the middle Euphrates valley and Balikh basin ( 2 ) 2017

After the documenting campaign in November of 2016 ,  once again the Authority of Tourism and protection of Antiquities in Al Jazira Canton documenting the archaeological sites in the middle Euphrates valley and Balihk basin , due to importance of these archaeological sites and absence of the competent authorities, so collaborating with the self- management in these areas some of ... Read More »

Confiscations 2017

The Authority Of Tourism And Protection Of Antiquities in Al Jazira Canton – Syria documented a piece , which had been seized by Kurdish Security Forces ( Al Asayish ) form dealer of antiquites . The piece was a mural carved from stone , made of marble . The piece has been enveloped and kept in safety place .   Read More »

Confiscations 2017

The Authority Of Tourism And Protection Of Antiquities in Al Jazira Canton – Syria documented a piece , which had been seized by Kurdish Security Forces ( Al Asayish ) form dealer of antiquites . This piece was a small statue of stone , made of marble . The piece has been enveloped and kept in safety place . Read More »

Infractions

During 2016 the Authority of Tourism and Protection of Antiquities in Al Jazira Canton spotted about 56 Infraction on the archaeological mounds and sites ranged as following discordant buildings , removing soils , bulldozing , illegal excavations , digging wells and places of manufacturing fuel , these cases has been converted to the competent judicial authorities . Read More »

Confiscations

During 2016 the Confiscations cases in Al Jazira Canton reached to 37 case including smuggling and trading antiqities , where the total of confiscated pieces reached to 293 piece . Read More »