Thousands of bodies found in 72 mass graves as images reveal the shocking scale of ISIS’s industrial-scale murder
A SHOCKING investigation has uncovered the true scale and horror of ISIS’s bloody and merciless rampage across Iraq and Syria.
The Associated Press (AP) has documented and mapped 72 mass graves, the most comprehensive survey of its type carried out, with many more expected to be uncovered as ISIS’s territory shrinks.
For at least 16 of the Iraqi graves, most in territory too dangerous to excavate, officials dare not even guess the number of dead.
In others, the estimates are based on memories of traumatised survivors, ISIS propaganda and what can be gleaned from a cursory look at the earth. – READ MORE