Iraqi mortuaries 'struggling to cope" as death toll rises
The death toll in Baghdad continues to rise as thousands of Shia men volunteer in the fight against Sunni rebels.
Iraqi security forces found the bullet-riddled bodies of 53 men in a mainly Shia area south of the city on Wednesday.
The BBC's Jeremy Bowen visits Baghdad's main morgue, hearing how it is struggling to cope due to a lack of space.
First broadcast on BBC Radio 4's Today programme on Thursday 10 July.
10 Jul 2014
- From the section Middle East