Sixty bodies found in Baquba, Iraqi police say

BAGHDAD - Iraqi police said on Sunday they had found 60 decomposed bodies dumped in thick grass in Baquba, north of Baghdad.

There was no indication of how the 60 people had been killed, police said. Baquba is the capital of volatile Diyala province, where thousands of extra US and Iraqi soldiers have been sent to stem growing violence.

- REUTERS

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