Shrine is destroyed
The Islamic State controls Syria and Iraq. People fight in Syria. Around 420,000 people have no homes, food or medicines.
The Islamic State wants to erase history. Its soldiers destroy a shrine. This shrine is in Palmyra. Palmyra is a city in Syria. The shrine is 2,000 years old.
Difficult words: erase (to remove; to put away), shrine (a holy building; a place of God).
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