- La situazione sta peggiorando.
Gridate con noi che i diritti umani sono calpestati da persone che parlano in nome di Dio ma che non sanno nulla di Lui che è Amore, mentre loro agiscono spinti dal rancore e dall’odio.
Gridate: Oh! Signore, abbi misericordia dell’Uomo.
Mons. Shleimun Warduni
Baghdad, 19 luglio 2014
giovedì, febbraio 06, 2014
The director added that the final step of the planned renovation would be the building of a new main gate, which will likely be completed in April.
"The reopening of the grand museum – after it was looted and vandalized in 2003 – is great news for Iraq's cultural scene," Iraqi archeologist Adel al-Azzawi told AA.
He also called for establishing more museums in all Iraq's provinces, citing the fact that the Iraqi museum could not contain all the country's antiquities.
Established in 1923, the National Museum of Iraq is located in the eastern Baghdad neighborhood of Al-Salihiya. Elaborately constructed, it boasts some 200,000 ancient artifacts, including many pre-historic ones, organized into 18 halls according to their respective historical eras.
Link to The Virtual Museum of Iraq