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  • Why is ISIS destroying ancient artifacts in Iraq?

    The destruction of ancient Iraqi artifacts – a tactic employed in cultural genocide – is part of the Islamic State militants' efforts to reform the region into a single, homogenous Muslim caliphate under its control. 

February 27, 2015

Photos of the Day 2/27

Chinese soldiers from the People's Liberation Army (PLA) cover themselves in snow during cold endurance training in Heihe in northeast China's Heilongjiang province. The training is designed to improve the soldiers' ability to complete tasks under extreme weather conditions.

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