The UNESCO World Heritage Site Palmyra is located in which country?

The UNESCO World Heritage Site Palmyra is located in which country?
[A]Iran
[B]Syria
[C]Turkey
[D]Ukraine

Syria
Palmyra is a UNESCO world heritage site located in Syria. Palmyra contains the monumental ruins of a great city that was one of the most important cultural centres of the ancient world. From the 1st to the 2nd century, the art and architecture of Palmyra, standing at the crossroads of several civilizations, married Graeco-Roman techniques with local traditions and Persian influences.

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