For nearly a thousand years Al Nuri Mosque has been the centerpiece of the Old City in Mosul – until Wednesday when it was blown up destroyed during fighting.
The mosque’s been added to a long list of ancient pieces of history destroyed during wars in Iraq and Syria.
How can the destruction be stopped?
Presenter: Sohail Rahman
Ahmed Zaidan, Journalist and documentary filmmaker
Michael Danti, Academic Director, American Schools of Oriental Research
Amr Al Azm, Shawnee State University in Ohio and former head of the Centre for Archaeological Research, University of Damascus
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