Palmyra recaptured from ISIS

April 1, 2016 20:36 IST 5 of 5
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Syrian government forces backed by heavy Russian air support drove Islamic State out of Palmyra on Sunday, inflicting what the army called a mortal blow to militants who seized the city last year and dynamited its ancient temples. Credit: Reuters