From Al Jazeera. Any opinions expressed are those of the authors, and do not necessarily reflect the views of Iraq Business News.
As ISIL fighters retreat from villages and cities in northern Iraq, dozens of mass graves, thought to contain thousands of bodies have been discovered.
Yazidi community leaders say the graves are evidence of genocide. And they add to the history of mass killings in Iraq dating back to the era of former President Saddam Hussein.
Al Jazeera’s Natasha Ghoneim reports from the town of Sinjar.