RE-EXHUMATION CARRIED OUT IN THE AREA OF TEОČAK MUNICIPALITY18.04.2012. 08:57
Following the recovery the remains were transported to the Identification Centre in Tuzla for further forensic processing and DNA analysis aiming to establish their identity.
The re-exhumation process was supervised by an investigator of the Special Department for War Crimes within the Prosecutor's Office of BiH and attended by representatives of the BiH Institute for Missing Persons, a doctor working in the field of forensic medicine – an expert pathologist, workers of the Commemorative Centre Tuzla with machines as well as Tuzla Canton MoI Police Officers.
The Prosecutor's Office of BiH, along with other institutions involved in the process of tracing the missing persons in BiH and their identification, continues its activities in the process of exhumation and tracing the missing in all parts of BiH.
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