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3 bodies found in Mexico mass graves identified

Mexican forensic investigators said Sunday they have identified three of the 183 bodies found in mass graves in Tamaulipas and returned their remains to family members. Full story

Mass graves toll in northwestern Mexico at 104

Mexican security forces exhumed eight more bodies Wednesday from mass graves in a northwestern state capital where drug gangs are believed to have buried their victims, bringing the total from a monthlong search to 104. Full story

Top cop replaced in violent Mexico border state

The Tamaulipas state governor replaced his public security chief on Sunday after 145 bodies showed up in mass graves in the violent border state in the last two weeks. Full story

Mexico finds 13 more bodies, 2 new graves

Mexican investigators have uncovered 13 more bodies in mass graves in the violent state of Tamaulipas, where 59 dead were exhumed earlier this week, officials said Friday. Full story

As Mexicans protest, a new mass grave is found

Fifty-nine bodies were found buried Wednesday in a series of pits in the northern Mexico state of Tamaulipas, near the site where suspected drug gang members massacred 72 migrants last summer, officials said. Full story

Romania's Jewish community buries WW2 victims

Romania's Jewish community buried on Monday the remains of dozens of Jews killed by Romanian troops during World War Two and found in a mass grave in the north of the country. Full story

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