Magharebia (Washington DC)

7 December 2012

Libya: Mass Grave Discovered in Tripoli

The Tripoli Missing Persons Committee on Thursday (December 6th) announced the discovery of a mass grave in the city's Gergarish district, Libya Herald reported. Several of the 103 bodies have already been identified as Az-Zawiya citizens killed during the 2011 Libyan revolution.

Over the past year, other mass graves have been found in Tripoli, Benghazi, Zliten, Ajdabiya and Sirte.

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