Chief conductor of the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra Valery Gergiev (centre) receives flowers after a concert in the Palmyra amphitheater in Palmyra, Tadmur District, Syria. Photo: EPA Chief conductor of the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra Valery Gergiev (centre) receives flowers after a concert in the Palmyra amphitheater in Palmyra, Tadmur District, Syria. Photo: EPA
Chief conductor of the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra Valery Gergiev (centre) receives flowers after a concert in the Palmyra amphitheater in Palmyra, Tadmur District, Syria. Photo: EPA

Russian orchestra performs in Syria’s war-torn Palmyra

Chief conductor of the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra Valery Gergiev (centre) receives flowers after a concert in the Palmyra amphitheater in Palmyra, Tadmur District, Syria. Photo: EPA Chief conductor of the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra Valery Gergiev (centre) receives flowers after a concert in the Palmyra amphitheater in Palmyra, Tadmur District, Syria. Photo: EPA
Chief conductor of the Mariinsky Theatre Orchestra Valery Gergiev (centre) receives flowers after a concert in the Palmyra amphitheater in Palmyra, Tadmur District, Syria. Photo: EPA
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