Now forensic experts and criminologists are examining and registering the bodies.
The bodies of another 16 dead defenders of Mariupol were brought to Kyiv.
About it informed patronage service “Angels of Azov”.
“The patronage service, together with the Kyiv police, mortuary workers and forensic experts and forensic experts, is conducting an examination and registration of bodies,” the report says.
The service added that investigators of the Shevchenko department of the National Police, together with the patronage service, will promptly inform the families of the dead heroes in case of DNA matches.
As UNIAN reported earlier, on June 2, the Ukrainian side and the Russian occupiers held the first exchange of bodies of dead soldiers according to the “160 to 160” formula. Among them were the bodies of at least 52 Azov regiment fighters.
On June 8, it was possible to return the bodies of another 50 dead heroes, of which 37 were defenders from Azovstal.