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exhumation

the disinterring of a corpse.
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The number of exhumations carried out in India is not sufficient to do a comprehensive study of the gross findings and microscopic changes occurring in the body after burial.
Chapter 3 lacks specific numbers of victims or exhumations and therefore leaves a blank in the total understanding of the murders.
A spokesman from the local burial authority said the exhumation had been carried out at the request of a family member, but declined to give any further details.
Police spokesman Darren Bane said the exhumation took place at midnight "out of respect for the family".
But Mr Ahern has stressed the DNA testing can only take place if each family agrees to the exhumation of the bodies from the plot.
The background of Brkic's book--the massacre in Srebrenica, Bosnia-Herzegovina, and the exhumations of those mass graves--is no less staggering.
Forensic staff from Durham Police were to begin the exhumation at Shildon early today and to finish the operation before first light.
The GP was arrested in May at his surgery in Newton Aycliffe, County Durham, after the exhumation of Mr Gittins' body.
Mr Nicolae said he would ask for the exhumation to coincide with what would have been Ceausescu's 83rd birthday on January 26.
Detectives are expected to apply to a coroner for five or six more exhumation orders on the patients, who all died while in the care of the GP.
Army lawyers have blocked exhumations in other parts of the country, including a proposed dig at the Las Montanitas military base near the Mexican border.
AengiA announced that exhumations will be performed tomorrow in the area of Zvornik, in TrA!iAi-Sokolina location, where the search is being conducted for the victims killed in this area in 1992.