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Shocking moment ISIS militants take
sledgehammers to Mosul tomb of
Prophet Jonah as more than 50
blindfolded bodies are found
massacred south of Baghdad

Daily Mail [UK], by Sophie Jane Evans

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Posted By:Attercliffe, 7/9/2014 8:25:44 AM

This is the shocking moment ISIS militants took sledgehammers to Iraqi tombs - smashing them to pieces. The rebels, who are members of the Islamic State terror group, were filmed attacking centuries-old graves in the north-west city of Mosul in Ninevah province. Donning balaclavas and black coats, they swung sledgehammers into the tombs, causing pieces of dust and stone to fly through the air. One of the devastated tombstones belonged to the Prophet Jonah (Younis in Arabic) and was revered by Muslims and Christians alike, according to Iraqi authorities. The Prophet, whom the Hebrew Bible´s Book of Jonah is written on, is best

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: bad-hair, 7/9/2014 9:01:08 AM     (No. 9916462)

I´m beginning to fall into the "Let them have at it" category.

Cover Israel and let´s you and him fight.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: JimS, 7/9/2014 9:44:15 AM     (No. 9916532)

Can we now generalize and call these islamic radicals to be despicable depraved savages?

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Reply 3 - Posted by: stablemoney, 7/9/2014 9:49:55 AM     (No. 9916545)

I am not shocked. The Iraqis can fight, or not. We are owed $2.5 trillion by Iraq, which is now due. Please get that check in the mail. We are suspending your account.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: cjjeepercreeper, 7/9/2014 10:26:37 AM     (No. 9916609)

Subhuman animals.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: provide, 7/9/2014 10:34:05 AM     (No. 9916627)

I hope no Korans were touched.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: TunnelRat, 7/9/2014 11:26:39 AM     (No. 9916734)

"ISIS militants believe giving special veneration to tombs and relics is against the teachings of Islam."

Fair enough. It´s against the teachings of Judaism and Christianity, too (if you believe what the Bible has to say...).

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Reply 7 - Posted by: harper, 7/9/2014 1:35:43 PM     (No. 9916987)

Looks like those Obamasons are going all Chicago over there.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 7/10/2014 12:17:00 AM     (No. 9917791)

A pox on them.

There is only one way to deal with so much destruction.

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