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Thursday, October 8, 1998 Published at 23:04 GMT 00:04 UK


World: Europe

"One of the biggest" mass graves found in Bosnia


Bosnian television says teams of experts have exhumed more than one-hundred bodies from a mass grave near the town of Zvornik in eastern Bosnia-Hercegovina.

Officials leading the exhumation say they expect to find at least another one-hundred victims.

This would make it one of the biggest mass graves dating back to the war in Bosnia-Hercegovina.

Local reports say the victims are believed to be Muslims who were killed in 1992.

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