This photo of an 8th Century BC Assyrian statue excavated from Tell Ajajah, near Hasakah on the Khabour River, was taken in May. Isis has also bulldozed statues of lions along with Sufi and Shia shrines in the Raqqa province, the militant group’s headquarters.
There is fresh opposition to the 2022 World Cup in Qatar – and this time it’s not because of the heat Before the winner of the Brazil World Cup has even been decided, the 2022 event is facing fresh threats. And this time, it’s not down to construction delays or street protests, it’s ambitious terrorists. […]
The caption reads that the executions are a revenge for the killing of a leader of the Isis, Abdul-Rahman al-Beilawy, whose death has been confirmed by both the government and Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant shortly before the group took control of Mosul and Tikrit, Tuesday and Wednesday. Most of the soldiers who appear […]