People inspect the destroyed Mosque of The Prophet Younis, or Jonah in Mosul, 360 kilometers northwest of Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, July 24, 2014.(AP Photo)
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Militants from ISIS have blown up a Shiite shrine in the city of Mosul, an official and witnesses said Saturday.Jihadists destroyed the Prophet Seth (Nabi Sheet) shrine in Mosul, the de facto Iraqi capital of the "caliphate" proclaimed last month by ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi.Sami al-Massoudi, the deputy head of the Shiite endowment agency overseeing holy sites, confirmed that militants blew up the shrine and added that they took some of the artifacts to an unknown location.
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