Mass grave propaganda – no evidence

September 25, 2011|By the CNN Wire Staff

 

Officials with Libya’s transitional government announced Sunday they have located a suspected mass grave thought to hold the remains of 1,270 people, victims of a 1996 massacre at Abu Salim prison.

The Tripoli site was located by revolutionaries on August 20, said Kamal el Sherif, a member of a National Transitional Council committee.

It was unclear, however, whether the site actually was a mass grave, as no excavation has taken place. Members of the media were shown bones at the site, but medics with CNN staffers on the scene said the bones did not appear to be human.

http://articles.cnn.com/2011-09-25/africa/world_africa_libya-mass-grave_1_abu-salim-prison-libyan-unrest-prison-walls?_s=PM:AFRICA

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