Muscat, The National Museum organised a
lecture titled “Efforts to Preserve Cultural Heritage in the Syrian Arab
Republic,” presented by Nazeer Awadh, Deputy Director General of
Archeology and Museums in the Syrian Arab Republic.
The lecture included four main themes namely “Historical and
Geographical Profile of Syria,” “Damage to Syrian Archaeological
Sites,” “Damages to Syrian Museums during the Crisis” and “Protection
The lecture comes as part of a series of lectures hosted by the
Learning Centre at the Museum. Such lectures aim to highlight and
discuss various topics, including archelogy and history.
Source: Oman News Agency