Restoration of Cyrus the Great Tomb Completed

The restoration of the Cyrus the Great tomb has been cited as completed by Iranian news agencies on November 28, 2008.

Iranian news agencies have raised concerns  regarding the methods used in the restoration. According to the reports the historical authenticity of the tomb may have been compromised by the restoration methods. Final definitive conclusions however await the full and detailed report to be issued in due course by UNESCO which has declared the tomb as a heritage site.