Can aircraft technology uncover mass graves in Bosnia?

Amor Masovic has spent 28 years searching for human remains across Bosnia and Herzegovina. But in that time, there have only been a few times, no more than 20, when people have come forward with information – tips on where the bodies are buried. “The amount of information [obtained] from insiders who were involved in […]

Germany’s Buchenwald Memorial Urges Visitors to Respect Graves

The memorial at the former Buchenwald concentration camp in central Germany stepped up security this week after some visitors went sledding on graves, the latest example of violations that have happened at former Nazi camps in recent years. The episode at Buchenwald, where tens of thousands of prisoners died, has left historians worried, again, that […]

Coronavirus: Denmark to exhume millions of mink from mass graves

Move comes amid health risk fears after mink carcasses rose from the ground, pushed up by gasses from decomposition. Denmark will exhume millions of mink from mass graves after some carcasses resurfaced following a cull last month, raising concerns over health risks. Officials ordered Denmark’s entire herd of approximately 15 million mink – which are […]

Seventeen bodies found in new Libya mass graves #duzline #duzlinenews #follow4follow

The graves were discovered in Tarhuna, the main staging point of Haftar’s year-long offensive on the capital, Tripoli. Seventeen bodies have been unearthed in newly found mass graves in western Libya’s Tarhuna region, taking the total exhumed in recent months to 112, the missing persons authority said. Lotfi Tawfiq, who heads a committee tasked by […]

Twelve bodies found in Libya mass graves #duzline #duzlinenews #follow4follow

The bodies were recovered from newly discovered mass graves in Tarhuna, south of capital Tripoli. Twelve unidentified bodies were found in mass graves in the Libyan city of Tarhuna, south of the capital, Tripoli. The bodies, found on Sunday, were recovered from the newly discovered mass graves, Abdul-Aziz Jafri, a spokesman for the General Authority […]