ISIS buried thousands in 72 mass graves
30 August 2016, 12:28
Hardan – In exclusive interviews, photos and research, The
Associated Press has documented 72 of the mass graves that Islamic State
extremists have left behind. It is the most comprehensive survey so far, but
many more will likely be found as ISIS retreats.
Syria, AP obtained 17 mass grave locations, including one with hundreds of
bodies from a single tribe.
the number of dead ranges from 5 200 to well over 15 000.
earth shows the likely site at Badoush Prison near Mosul, where more than 600
inmates died, according to exclusive satellite photos from the imagery
intelligence firm AllSource Analysis.
has been done at least once — in the deaths of about 1 700 Iraqi soldiers
machine-gunned at Camp Speicher. On August 21, 36 men were hanged for those