On Thursday the state reported another 10,000 coronavirus infections, and there are now more cases there than in any country in the world.
Scientists debate the dangers of a new plague emerging from permafrost thaws.
The local authorities have accepted that this was an irregular common burial site where bodies from the morgue were dumped without proper registration. Activists fear it may also contain the victims of extrajudicial killings, and forced disappearances.
Syria's state news agency reported that a grave left behind by the Islamic State contained about 40 bodies, including many women and children.
In this extra scene from "Escape From Myanmar," VICE News visits Malaysia’s Klang District to meet some of the Rohingya people who left Myanmar in search of a better life.
Amnesty International says security forces buried the bodies of rebels after an attack on a government base as the African Union urges the president to accept peacekeeping forces to prevent further violence.