In the Russian Orthodox Church “with attention” attitude to the statement SK that examination confirmed the authenticity of the remains of members of the Royal family, executed in 1918, said the head of the Synodal Department for Church and society and the media Vladimir Legoyda.
Earlier the representative of the UK Svetlana Petrenko told RIA Novosti that the experts came to such conclusion after comparing the genetic profiles of the remains and of samples of relatives of the Romanov family now living. In addition, experts have established the kinship of Emperor Alexander III, whose remains were exhumed in the Cathedral of St. Petersburg, and the dead man, identified as Nicholas II. According to her, the murder investigation continues, writes Blagovest-info.
“We are following the news about the confirmation of the molecular-genetic examinations of the remains discovered belonging to the former Emperor Nicholas II, his family and persons from their environment,” — said Legoyda.
He added that after the two re-medical Commission (anthropology), Avtozavodskoy and the historical archives of forensic examinations in a criminal case, on which said IC, the results will be handed over to the Russian Orthodox Church for further consideration.