EXHUMATION OF BODIES OF VICTIMS KILLED IN THE PAST WAR WAS CARRIED OUT IN THE AREA OF MILIĆI MUNICIPALITY26.03.2012. 15:15
Incomplete remains of two persons, for which there is no information as to whom they might belong, were uncovered at these locations.
The remains recovered at these two locations will be transferred to the Commemorative Centre Tuzla for further forensic processing and collection of DNA samples for the purpose of establishing the identity of the war crimes victims through DNA Analysis.
The exhumation process was supervised by an investigator of the Prosecutor's Office of BiH, and attended by representatives of the BiH Institute for Missing Persons, representatives of the Republika Srpska MoI, representatives of the Tuzla Utility Company and a doctor working in the field of forensic medicine.
The Prosecutor's Office of BiH, along with other institutions involved in the process of tracing the missing persons in BiH, continues its activities in the process of tracing the missing and identification of the remains in all parts of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
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