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Iraqi Kurdish police officers carry one of 730 coffins draped with... News PhotoAnfal Campaign,Carrying,Ceremony,Coffin,Dead,Flag,Funeral,Horizontal,Inside Of,Iraq,Kurdish,Kurdistan,Mass Murder,Middle East,Police Force,Politics,Sulaimaniyah,VictimPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPIraqi Kurdish police officers carry one of 730 coffins draped with the Kurdish flag and containing the remains of victims of the Anfal massacre, during a ceremony in Sulaimaniyah in northern Iraq, on May 28, 2012. The coffins contain the remains of victims of the brutal 1988 'Anfal' (Spoils of War) campaign carried out by Saddam Hussein's forces, in which an estimated 182,000 people have died. AFP PHOTO/SHWAN MOHAMMED (Photo credit should read SHWAN MOHAMMED/AFP/Getty Images)