Cosmic Tribune

‘We are why they are destroying the region’: Syrian village doomed by an apocalyptic prophecy

‘We are why they are destroying the region’: Syrian village doomed by an apocalyptic prophecy

For more than a century, Dabiq was one of northern Syria’s forsaken villages, a speck on a vast agricultural plain between the Turkish border and the deserts of Iraq. … That was until the jihadists of Islamic State (Isis) arrived in early 2014, an event that the Dabiq elders had feared from the moment the […]