Iraqi forces find mass graves of people they say were killed by Isis

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Bodies of civilians and soldiers found near Hawija, a town retaken from Islamic State in early October

Iraqi security forces have found mass graves that could contain up to 400 bodies in an area recently retaken from the Islamic State group, an Iraqi official has said.

The bodies of civilians and security forces were found in an abandoned base near Hawija, a northern town retaken in early October, the Kirkuk governor, Rakan Saed, said on Sunday. He did not say when authorities would start exhuming the bodies.

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