ISIS Destroy Assyrian Church in Iraq

St. Barbara Assyrian church in Karemlis, Iraq was bombed by ISIS on Sunday, October 10.

By Raman Yousef - ARA News - 10/10/16 Extremists of the Islamic State (ISIS) bombed an Assyrian Church in Iraq's northwestern Nineveh governorate on Sunday. The radical group has bombed the Barbara Fouq Attal Church in the Assyrian town of Karemlis near Mosul city. "Daesh [ISIS] jihadis detonated a number of explosive devices inside the church on Sunday afternoon," human ...

ISIS destroys 2,000-year-old legendary ‘Gate of God’ in Iraq

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www.rt.com- 13/4/16 The IS has destroyed a 2,000-year-old gate near the Iraqi city of Mosul. The structure is known as the Gate of God, and used to guard the ancient Assyrian city Nineveh. The destruction of the ancient structure, also called the Mashqi Gate, has been confirmed by the British Institute for the Study of Iraq, and ...