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ISIS blows up ancient temple: destroys monastery and desecrates saint’s tomb in Palmyra

ISIS blows up ancient temple: destroys monastery and desecrates saint’s tomb in Palmyra

(CNN)The burgeoning list of appalling acts by ISIS has grown even longer: The Islamic extremist group has blown up a nearly 2,000-year-old temple in the historic ruins of Palmyra, Syria. Maamoun Abdulkarim, Syria’s director-general of antiquities and museums, said Sunday that sources in Palmyra informed