Stories tagged: mass graves
Mon., April 15, 2019
Mexican officials confirmed the discovery of up to 30 bodies in clandestine burial sites over the same weekend that they said some Red Cross ambulances will get armed escorts for …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 6, 2018
Search teams pulled bodies from obliterated neighborhoods in the disaster-stricken Indonesian city of Palu on Saturday as more aid rolled in and the government said it was considering making devastated …
Tue., July 3, 2018
Syrians working to uncover mass graves in an area once ruled by the Islamic State group need help to preserve evidence, identify human remains and shed more light on the …
UPDATED: Thu., April 26, 2018
Mass graves that authorities say could contain more than 2,000 bodies have been discovered in Rwanda nearly a quarter-century after the country’s genocide, and further graves are being sought nearby.
Fri., Feb. 2, 2018
Myanmar’s government has denied a report by the Associated Press documenting at least five mass graves containing Rohingya Muslim civilians killed by the military with help from Buddhist neighbors, saying …
Wed., Jan. 31, 2018
More than five mass graves, all previously unreported, have been confirmed by the Associated Press through multiple interviews with more than two dozen survivors in Bangladesh refugee camps and through …
Sun., Nov. 12, 2017
Iraqi security forces have found mass graves in an area recently retaken from the Islamic State group that could contain up to 400 bodies, an Iraqi official said Sunday.