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Digging up the past: high-profile exhumations
Paris, March 15, 2019 (AFP) - The exhumation of the remains of dictator Francisco Franco to move him to a new location will take place in June, the Spanish government announced Friday. It is the latest in a long line of famous cases.
After eight years of speculation about whether the Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat was murdered, he was exhumed on November 27, 2012 in the West Bank city of Ramallah.
Samples were taken from his remains and hande ...