NPR logo

More Bodies Pulled from Mass Grave in Iraq

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1263704/1263705" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
More Bodies Pulled from Mass Grave in Iraq

World

More Bodies Pulled from Mass Grave in Iraq

More Bodies Pulled from Mass Grave in Iraq

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/1263704/1263705" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">

More than 3,000 bodies have been removed so far from a mass grave found in central Iraq. The bodies are believed to be those of people killed by Saddam Hussein's government during a Shiite uprising following the 1991 Persian Gulf War. Hear NPR's Christopher Joyce.

Related NPR Stories