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War on Gaza - War on Gaza
5/8/2024 7:09:22 PM
Gaza health workers uncovered Wednesday at least 49 bodies at Al-Shifa hospital, a medical official and Gaza authorities said, the latest such discovery at the facility previously raided by Israeli forces.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
4/26/2024 4:31:18 PM
Palestinians mourned people killed in Israeli bombardment of Rafah, the crowded southern Gaza city where Israel says it is advancing plans for a ground invasion.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
4/24/2024 11:09:34 PM
The White House said Wednesday it wanted "answers" from Israeli authorities after the discovery of mass graves at two Gaza hospitals destroyed in Israeli sieges.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
4/24/2024 10:31:52 PM
Palestinian woman Reem Zidan had been searching for her son for months, and finally found his body on Wednesday as a bulldozer unearthed human remains outside a Gaza hospital.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
4/24/2024 9:23:20 PM
Following the discovery of mass graves in Nasser and Al-Shifa hospitals in Gaza, the world’s most influential Sunni Islamic institution Al-Azhar called for an international trial for the Israeli occupation.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
4/24/2024 2:40:12 PM
The European Union on Wednesday backed a United Nations demand for an independent probe into the reported discovery of mass graves at two Gaza hospitals destroyed in Israeli sieges.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
4/23/2024 3:07:22 PM
The UN called on Tuesday for an international investigation into reports of mass graves at two Gaza hospitals destroyed in Israeli sieges, saying war crimes may have been committed.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
4/23/2024 2:02:17 PM
UN rights chief Volker Turk said he was “horrified” by the destruction of the Nasser and Al-Shifa medical facilities in Gaza and reports of mass graves discovered there, while a massive new tent compound is being erected near Khan Younis in seeming anticipation of an Israeli assault on Rafah.

Egypt - Foreign Affairs
4/22/2024 10:14:52 PM
Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemned the mass graves with over 200 bodies uncovered at the Nasser Medical Complex in Gaza’s Khan Younis over the past three days, describing the discovery as “regrettable” and “shameful.”

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
4/21/2024 1:26:02 PM
Rescue and medical crews in Gaza retrieved the bodies of 50 Palestinians from mass graves at the Nasser Medical Complex in Khan Younis, two weeks after Israeli forces withdrew from the area, Palestinian media reported.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
1/11/2024 10:10:25 PM
Bombed-out neighbourhoods, mass graves dug in the sand, spreading hunger and disease -- as the bloodiest ever Israeli war on Gaza nears 100 days, besieged Palestinians have endured ever new horrors.

War on Gaza - War on Gaza
10/16/2023 6:55:00 PM
As the 10-day-old Israeli round-the-clock airstrikes continue to shatter thousands of lives in the Gaza Strip, and as hundreds of bodies of victims pile up on the streets and the rubble of destroyed homes, frantic survivors scramble to bury the dead in mass graves or under street pavements, or in empty lots donated by landlords.

World - Region
9/14/2023 6:26:57 PM
The Libyan city of Derna has buried thousands of people in mass graves, officials said Thursday, as search teams scoured ruins left by devastating floods and the city’s mayor said the death toll could triple.

Al-Ahram Weekly - World
5/30/2023 9:23:32 PM
Based on the findings of a UK study, a Palestinian legal rights centre has addressed the Israeli authorities to demarcate mass graves of Palestinians killed in the Tantura village by Zionist militias in 1948, Amira Howeidy reports

World - Africa
5/4/2023 4:19:10 PM
One of Kenya's highest profile pastors appeared in the dock on Thursday in connection with the horrific discovery last month of dozens of bodies in mass graves.

World - Africa
4/25/2023 10:03:23 AM
Kenyan investigators on Tuesday exhumed 10 more bodies from mass graves linked to a starvation cult, bringing the total number of victims to 83, an AFP journalist at the scene said, as fears grow of the toll spiking even further.

World - Africa
1/18/2023 10:50:48 PM
Mass graves containing the bodies of 49 civilians have been discovered in northeastern Congo after a series of weekend attacks blamed on a local militia, the United Nations said Wednesday.

World - Region
11/8/2022 3:14:47 PM
The International Criminal Court's (ICC) chief prosecutor has met families of victims of alleged killings by a notorious militia at the site of mass graves in western Libya.

War in Ukraine - Humanitarian
9/17/2022 7:40:55 PM
The EU presidency on Saturday called for the establishment of an international tribunal for war crimes after new mass graves were found in Ukraine.

War in Ukraine - Diplomacy
9/16/2022 7:05:51 PM
US Secretary of State Antony Blinken said Friday that Russia was behaving "horrifically" and was likely responsible for war crimes after the discovery of mass graves in Ukraine and hailed what he saw as pressure on Moscow from China and India.

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