AFP covers mass graves

November 21, 2010

Agence France-Presse has come out with a piece on the ten-year anniversary of the Association for the Recovery of Historical Memory:

Over the past 10 years, the association has opened some 150 mass graves and exhumed around 1,500 corpses in its quest for truth, which is emerging just as slowly, 35 years after the death of Franco on November 20, 1975. But that is out of 105,000 to 130,000 people the association estimates were killed and buried in mass graves during the war, which pitted Franco’s right-wing forces against an elected left-wing government.

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