New mass grave unearthed in Tarhouna

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New mass grave unearthed in Tarhouna

September 03, 2020 - 11:13
Written by: SafaAlharathy

A new body has been recovered from a mass grave found in the vicinity of Tarhouna city, the Director of the Information Office of the Public Authority for Search and Identification of Missing Persons, Abdulaziz Al-Jaafari, confirmed on Wednesday.

"The searching teams have unearthed one body so far but search operations are on for other victims that may be buried in this cemetery," Al-Jaafari said in a press statement.

On August 25, the specialized teams recovered an unidentified body, found with his hands tied up, and dumped in a water well in the Sidi Essid area of Tarhouna.