For I am going to do something in your days that you would not believe, even if you were told.
Isaiah 42:9 (NIV See, the former things have taken place, and new things I declare; before they spring into being I announce them to you.
IS militants burned a huge number of books in Mosul’s Central Library, sparing only Islamic publications.
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"It will be a repetition of the barbarism and savagery which we saw in Nimrud, Hatra and Mosul," he added.
UNESCO describes Palmyra as a landmark of "outstanding universal value," an "oasis in the Syrian desert" northeast of Damascus.
He that sitteth in the heavens shall laugh: the LORD shall have them in derision. Woe to those who make unjust laws, to those who issue oppressive decrees, to deprive the poor of their rights and withhold justice from the oppressed of my people, making widows their prey and robbing the fatherless. Nothing will remain but to cringe among the captives or fall among the slain.
What will you do on the day of reckoning, when disaster comes from afar? --Isaiah 10: 1-4 Revelation 2:9 King James Version (KJV)9 I know thy works, and tribulation, and poverty, (but thou art rich) and I know the blasphemy of them which say they are Jews, and are not, but are the synagogue of Satan.
Another video, released in April, showed IS fighters destroying the 2,000-year-old ruins in the ancient city of Hatra in northern Iraq, 110 kilometers south of Mosul.
In February, the jihadists obliterated ancient artifacts in the Mosul Museum and blew up the Mosul Public Library using homemade bombs.