Yes, and those parting couple of sentences left no doubt that this reporter is an idiot.
The U.S. had a list of 10,000 plus sites they had to avoid when conducting this military campaign. I haven't seen one report that they ignored that list even once.
If anything the U.S. should be thanked for preserving antiquities throughout the nation.
Yes, but it accomplished what it's writers intended. Then they wonder why people aren't buying their crap anymore.