Shocking Moment ISIS Militants Take Sledgehammers To Mosul Tomb Of Prophet Jonah As More Than 50 Blindfolded Bodies Are Found Massacred South Of Baghdad
- ISIS militants filmed taking sledgehammers to tombstones in Mosul, Iraq
- Donning balaclavas and black clothing, they swung weapons into tombs
- One grave belonged to Prophet Jonah, revered by Muslims and Christians
- Rebels believe special veneration of tombs is against teachings of Islam
- Comes as more than 50 bodies have been found in city south of Baghdad
- Most of the bodies were blindfolded with gunshot wounds, said authorities
- Investigation is underway to establish the circumstances of the killings
This is the shocking moment ISIS militants took sledgehammers to Iraqi tombstones - smashing them to pieces.
The rebels, who are members of the Islamic State terror group, were filmed attacking centuries-old graves in the north-west city of Mosul in Ninevah province.