In photos: Militants of the Islamic State smashes the alter of the Cross Church in Mosul Dam and destroys its contents

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Ankawa.com – Younes Thanon – Translated by rashwan Issam Al-Daqaq
Ankawa.com is the only website to publish pictures for the church of the Holly Cross that located within the residence area of Mosul Dam. The church dated back to it devote and opening in 2010. The pictures published by our website showing the large scale of destruction of the church after its occupation by the militants of the Islamic State (ISIL) at the beginning of last August.
The pictures show clearly the large extent of violation of the church and its contents, especially the church crosses and the utensils used for the masses, in addition to smashing all the windows glass.
It should be mentioned that the Christian Communities in the city of Mosul used to assign one of their priests to conduct the masses in the church at the evening of every Tuesday of each week.
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