Prior to Anfal, Koreme had some 160 houses made from mud bricks or from stone and cement; it also had a school and a mosque made from stone and cement. It had limited irrigation works attached to its springs. Electricity was installed in 1987. Following Anfal, nothing was left.

Jim Briscoe
American Forensic Anthropologist

Map of Koreme gravesite, 1992 ©Jim Briscoe