The capture of Palmyra has raised alarm that the IS militants might try to destroy Mideast’s other archaeological sites as well.
The Islamic State has captured Palmyra, one of the world’s most renowned historic archaeological sites in Iraq.
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Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the toll comprised 123 soldiers and loyalist militiamen, 115 IS fighters and 57 civilians.
‘There was no damage to the ruins, but this does not mean we should not be afraid.’
He called up his fiancé, apologized to her and asked her not to wait for him but to get married to someone else.
Tens of thousands of Yazidis fled in August when the Islamic State group captured the northern Iraqi town of Sinjar.
He is facing charges for allegedly joining the ISIS.
Islamic insurgents overran a military base at a former factory in northwestern Syria, carting off tanks and other weapons.
An airstrike on the town of Darkoush, some 20 kilometers (12 miles) north of Jisr al-Shughour, killed and wounded dozens of people.
A spokesman for the US Attorney’s Office said the arrests were made and there was no threat to public safety.
The group’s report said people near the sites of three attacks exhibited symptoms consistent with exposure to toxic chemicals.
Syrian rebels have been shelling residential areas in government-held parts of the city killing hundreds of people in the attacks.
Jihadist fighters from the Islamic State group are holding hostage at least 50 civilians seized in a raid on a village in central Syria, a monitor said. They were kidnapped from the village of Mabujeh in Hama province on March 31, said the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights. News of the kidnap had been kept […]
Agreement has reached with the government to use military force to expel Islamic State militants from a Palestinian refugee camp.