The General Authority for the Search and Identification of Missing Persons has announced the recovery of 42 unidentified bodies in the city of Sirte.

The Authority confirmed on its Facebook page that it received a report about the existence of a mass grave at Ibn Khaldun School in Giza Bahriyah, Sirte.

It also indicated that the bodies were transferred to the Ibn Sina Hospital, adding that the specialized teams began taking samples of bones to transfer them to the authority’s laboratories.