The authenticity of the remains of the royal family is proved. Left a word for the church
Investigative Committee of Russia in the person of its legal representative, confirmed the authenticity of the remains of the royal family. Representative I.C Vladimir Markin, today reported the Russian media.
“In order to conduct additional research at the request of the Russian Orthodox Church in the framework of a renewed criminal investigation of the death of a family member of the Russian Imperial House of Romanov September 23, 2015 in the Peter and Paul Cathedral in St. Petersburg was conducted exhumation of the remains of Emperor Nicholas II and Empress Alexandra Feodorovna. All actions and forensic investigators were in the presence of representatives of the Russian Orthodox Church, the Russian government and the Investigative Committee of Russia. “
Investigative Committee confirmed the authenticity of the remains of what was repeatedly told by experts and investigators have previously worked on the case. In particular, the authenticity of the remains was certain Vladimir Solovyov, an investigator who worked with them in 1991. He said that in the murder of the royal family collected more than forty volumes for all the time of the investigation.
Vladimir Solovyov, an investigator for the remains of the Imperial family
The studies were conducted on material that had not participated in the examination, and was taken in the recent exhumation of the Peter and Paul Fortress. DNA samples were taken from the Emperor Nicholas II and Alexandra Feodorovna. The obtained results were compared with the remains of Tsarevich Alexei and Grand Duchess Maria, discovered in 2007. Also, the results on the remains of the first and the second case was compared with DNA samples of living relatives killed by the royal family.
Commission investigators and the work of the Russian Orthodox Church
Experts worked with the license plate material and could not know exactly what they are investigating. For them it was important to answer the question whether identical patterns or not. Answer was simple – all of these are examples of the same genetic material, and the next of kin.
The word remains with the Russian Orthodox Church, which is soon will be announce recognition of the remains of the royal family were buried in the Peter and Paul Fortress and the remains of Tsarevich Alexei and Grand Duchess Maria authentic relics of the Holy Royal family, canonized in 2001.