In the suburbs of Mosul uncovered a mass grave with decapitated bodies

В пригороде Мосула обнаружили захоронение с обезглавленными телами

The battle for Mosul, October 2016

The Iraqi military found in one of the suburbs a mass grave with about a hundred decapitated bodies. it is reported BBC with reference to the Iraqi army.

In a statement, the military says that the pit with the bodies found on school grounds in the town of Hammam al-Ali. This city is the last settlement on the road to Mosul, if you approach from the South.

It is noted that at the end of last week, the office of the UN high Commissioner for human rights announced that ISIL had committed the massacre of several hundred civilians in Mosul.

As reported, a ground operation to liberate Mosul began on 17 October. In addition to Iraqi government forces, with the participation of Kurdish, as well as the international anti-terrorist coalition led by the United States.

On 28 October, the representative of the international coalition said the Iraqi forces took a two-day pause in the offensive to regroup on a number of fronts. In the Iraqi Ministry of defense and counter-terrorism units of the country, in turn, informed that he had not received orders to suspend operations.