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Daesh: Financiación a través de la venta de antigüedades
Daesh: Financing through antiques

Álvaro Hernández Bonet. Xátiva (España).

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Daesh: Financiación a través de la venta de antigüedades
Daesh: Financing through antiques

Álvaro Hernández Bonet. Xátiva (España).


Resumen / Abstract

Los templos cristianos, y aquellos lugares considerados sagrados para los creyentes de la cristiandad en Oriente Próximo ardían tras el avance de las hordas mongolas en la segunda mitad del siglo XIII. Realizando un ejercicio analógico se pueden encontrar semejanzas con las actividades perpetradas en Siria o Iraq por parte del Daesh, o el autodenominado Estado Islámico actualmente. Templos preislámicos, con muestras artísticas de más de 5000 años de antigüedad, están sufriendo la purga e ira de aquellos que realizan una damnatio memoriae , en la que el patrimonio histórico soporta la destrucción y venta de los que lo califican como apóstata para su religión. Con objetivo de analizar la situación presente en ambos países e investigar las fuentes de financiación que engrosan las cuentas del grupo terrorista, y tras haber realizado un estudio de todo el proceso referente a la venta de antigüedades, se presentan las cifras, conclusiones y las posibles luchas contra esta lacra mundial.

The Christian temples, and those places considered sacred for the Christian believers in Near East, were being burned after the attack of Mongolian hordes in the second half of the XIII century. Carrying out a comparison exercise, we can find similarities to the perpetrated activities that take part nowadays in Syria or Iraq by Daesh or the Islamic State. Pre-Islamic temples, with artistic artifacts with more of 5000 years, are suffering the purge and wrath of those who developed a damnatio memoriae, in which the historical heritage holds the destruction and sales done by the ones that set it as an apostate to their religion. With the aim of analyzing the present situation of both countries, and research the financing that increases the accounts of the terrorists, and after the investigation about the whole antiques sales process, the numbers, conclusions and the possible fights against this world’s ulcer are presented.

Palabras Clave/Keywords

Palabras Clave / Keywords

Venta de antigüedades, Patrimonio, Siria, Iraq, Geoestrategia del Daesh, Financiación, Saqueo.

Antiques sales, Heritage, Syria, Iraq, Daesh’s geostrategy, Financing, Looting.


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Cómo citar / How to cite

Hernández, A. (2016). Daesh: Financiación a través de la venta de antigüedades. Revista de Pensamiento Estratégico y Seguridad CISDE, 1(2), 49-63.(www.cisdejournal.com)



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