Islamic State Looting Uncovers Ancient Palace Beneath Kever of Yonah Hanovi

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Archaeologists in Iraq say they have made an unexpected discovery under a site destroyed by Islamic State traditionally thought to hold the kever of the novi Yonah.

Under a mound covering the ancient city of Nineveh, beneath a shrine destroyed by IS, TOI reports, they found a previously undiscovered palace built in the seventh century BCE for King Sancheirev. Read more here.

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