Mass grave of 230 killed by jihadists found in Syria: Monitor

The bodies of 230 people killed by the Islamic State group have been found in a mass grave uncovered by their relatives in Syria`s Deir Ezzor province, a monitoring group said Wednesday.

Beirut: The bodies of 230 people killed by the Islamic State group have been found in a mass grave uncovered by their relatives in Syria`s Deir Ezzor province, a monitoring group said Wednesday.

The discovery brings the number of members of the Shaitat tribe killed during the jihadists` summer advance in Deir Ezzor province near Iraq to more than 900, the Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said.