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This historic house in the al-Hamidiya neighborhood of the old city Homs was shelled by Syrian security forces. The chaos from Syria's yearlong revolt is destroying some of the country's most important archaeological sites and old buildings. Horrified experts warn that some of the Middle East's most precious sites are at risk of destruction and looting. (Associated Press)

This historic house in the al-Hamidiya neighborhood of the old city Homs was shelled by Syrian security forces. The chaos from Syria's yearlong revolt is destroying some of the country's most important archaeological sites and old buildings. Horrified experts warn that some of the Middle East's most precious sites are at risk of destruction and looting. (Associated Press)

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