Forensic Teams in Mexico Exhume Mass Graves of Women

Mass graves containing what is believed to be the bodies of murdered women are being uncovered by forensic teams in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico. The teams want to take DNA samples from the remains in an effort to identify the bodies, reports the Associated Press.

Since 1993 women, mostly poor mothers working in the industrial border town between Texas and Mexico have been killed in a series of unsolved murders, according to the BBC. Motive for the murders while generally unknown have been cited to drug cartels, domestic violence, serial killers and are also thought to be sexually motivated. funny pictures funny images funny photos funny animal pictures funny dog pictures funny cat pictures funny gifs


BBC 12/05/07; Associated Press 12/05/07

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