Mass grave discovered in the Libyan city of Tarhuna

Conflicts over government control and state revenues, as well as a political solution to end the persistent violent conflict, continue to threaten to push the country back into divided government and civil war.

Libyan authorities said they had discovered 7 bodies in a landfill in Tarhuna.

Forensic units will perform autopsies to identify these bodies.

Libyan authorities on August 22 announced that 7 unidentified bodies had been found in a newly discovered mass grave in the northwestern city of Tarhuna.