EDITORIAL: IRAQ: Iraq: Before, During, After: Iraq0039

A group of women cry as the mass graves of thousands of Iraqi Shias executed after the 1991 uprising against Saddam Hussein are uncovered. Thousands of decomposed bodies, many of them soldiers, were exhumed to be claimed by despondent family members.

A group of women cry as the mass graves of thousands of Iraqi Shias executed after the 1991 uprising against Saddam Hussein are uncovered. Thousands of decomposed bodies, many of them soldiers, were exhumed to be claimed by despondent family members.