How One Artist Makes Sure Ancient Iraqi Artifacts Are Not Forgotten

They're being destroyed in the fight with ISIS.

As the struggle against ISIS in Iraq continues, it's not only people who are suffering from the fighting.

Some of the countries oldest artifacts are being destroyed.

One teen, 18-year-old Ninos Thabet, has taken it upon himself to create replicas of and restore some of the ancient art so that the meaning of the traditional symbols can endure.

You can learn more about his process and what inspires him to try and preserve this rich history with his work.

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