Mass grave of ISIS victims found in Palmyra

  • Almost a week after the Syrian army backed by the Russian troops recaptured Palymra a mass grave has been found. the mass graves contained remains of officers, soldiers, leaders of pro-regime militia and their relatives. More than 280 people were executed by the ISIS during their 10 month capture of Palmyra, according to the Syrian Observatory of Human Rights. The mass grave that was uncovered had 42 people in which 24 were civilians, including three children.