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Iraq exhumes remains of Saddam-era victims from mass grave

Iraq exhumes remains of Saddam-era victims from mass grave

  • The mass grave was first discovered in April near the southern city of Najaf, during work to build a residential compound
  • Calling the burial "the scene of the crime", Naeli said the mass grave dates back to the "1991 popular (Shiite) uprising" against Saddam
By AFP ·