Authorities have discovered a mass grave in southern Vietnam believed to contain the remains of communist fighters killed by French colonial occupiers during a failed prison escape, an official said Monday.
A woman uncovered 17 sets of remains last Tuesday as she dug a foundation for her house on the former site of a French prison in Luong Hoa Lac village, Tien Giang province, said Vo Van Hung, the village chief.
The remains were likely those of communist fighters killed by the French during a failed escape from the prison in early 1949, Hung said. Read more
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#62 Apr 21, 2008
Mass grave nay da~ xay ra nho` su. chi? dao cua thang Ho` va Truong Chinh
#63 Apr 22, 2008
Like the USSR did not call all the shots in Hanoi? Get a clue.
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