Isil jihadists blow up tower tombs at Syria’s Palmyra

Islamic State jihadists have blown up three of the famed tower tombs of Syria’s ancient desert city of Palmyra, antiquities department chief Maamoun Abdelkarim told AFP Friday.

“They blew up three tower tombs, the best preserved and most beautiful,” he said.

  • pdxnag

    Are they also afraid of their own shadow?

  • WalterBannon

    desecrating graves, its the muslim way

  • Hard Little Machine

    Wait till they blow up the Eiffel Tower.

    • David

      just a matter of time

  • BitterClinger

    When do we start blowing up mosques in our countries? How about nuking mecca?