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English cardinal confirms that cathedral in Mosul has been desecrated by ISIS

April 13, 2015

Cardinal Vincent Nichols of Westminster, England, has confirmed that troops of the Islamic State have desecrated the Catholic cathedral in Mosul, Iraq.

Cardinal Nichols, who traveled to Iraq to show solidarity with Christian refugees, reported that the cathedral “is being desecrated and vandalized and provocatively turned into a mosque” since the Islamic State gained control of Mosul.

 


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