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Nesta foto de 2005, detalhe das ruínas de Hatra, 320 km ao norte de Bagdá. Declarada patrimônio da humanidade pela Unesco, a cidade também foi atacada pelos radicais

Assyrian Guardian Lion from Temple of Ishtar in Nimrud.

Lid fragment METROPOLITAN MUSEUM Period: Neo-Assyrian Date: ca. 9th–8th century B.C. Geography: Mesopotamia, Nimrud (ancient Kalhu) Culture: Assyrian Medium: Ivory

Wall painting found at Kar Tikulti Ninurta, Assyrian capital founded by Tukulti-Ninurta I. (around 1200 BC)

Weapons from The Royal Tombs of Ur. Plain rein post and rings. Found in the King's Grave (PG 789). Height: 9.6 cm (3.78 inches). Width: 10 cm (3.9 inches).

Ancient Sumerian Bronze ceremonial statue of a standing male farmer behind a single ox plowing a field, the surface of the base covered in incised flora design. Green patina. 2000 BC

Double vessel with duck-shaped supports Period: Early Dynastic IIIa Date: ca. 2600–2500 B.C. Geography: Mesopotamia, Nippur (Modern day Iraq)

Assyrian Guardian Lion from Temple of Ishtar in Nimrud.

Dur-Sharrukin: Assyrian about 710-705 BCE, Royal Palace

Shell inlay: Skirt-clad figure carrying fish, Early Dynastic III, ca. 2600-2350 BCE, Mesopotamia, Nippur, Sumerian.