Facebook Pages Linking To Sites Selling Ancient Syrian Artifacts

From Breitbart:
Facebook has begun the arduous work of shutting down Arabic-language pages created for selling ancient Syrian artifacts ransacked from areas controlled by the Islamic State (ISIS/ISIL/IS). The sale of priceless antiques has become a cornerstone of the ISIS economy, as demand skyrockets for the contents of looted museums, temples, and ruins.

D.C.-based journalist Zaid Benjamin has posted screenshots of a number of screenshots allegedly showing Facebook pages, most already taken down, promising the sale of a variety of ancient items–from statuettes to coins and manuscripts. Some of the images only show the artifacts themselves and do not indicate the pages from which they were taken...

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