Migrant bodies unearthed from US mass grave

Texas discovery near Mexican border prompts an inquiry into what local officials call "a humanitarian crisis".

    An investigation has been launched in exas after a mass grave of migrants was found.

    The discovery was made in the town of Falfurrias near the Mexican border. Many were found stuffed into bags and piled on top of each other.

    So far, more than a hundred bodies have been removed. 

    Al Jazeera's Andy Gallacher reports from Falfurrias.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE

    FGM: The last cutting season

    FGM: The last cutting season

    Maasai women are spearheading an alternative rite of passage that excludes female genital mutilation.

    'No girl is safe': The mothers ironing their daughters' breasts

    Victims of breast ironing: It felt like 'fire'

    Cameroonian girls are enduring a painful daily procedure with long lasting physical and psychological consequences.

    Could mega-dams kill the mighty River Nile?

    Could mega-dams kill the mighty River Nile?

    For Ethiopia, a new dam holds the promise of much-needed electricity; for Egypt, the fear of a devastating water crisis.