Mike Aquilina

Old Syria New Again

Tuesday April 27th 2010, 9:04 pm

From the New York Times blogs, news of restoration of Byzantine sites in Aleppo, Syria:

In this ancient fortress city in northern Syria, one of the world’s oldest continuously inhabited settlements, an ambitious restoration project is near completion in the Old City. Bloomberg is reporting that a master plan for development has been laid out for the next 15 years.