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February 26, 2019

BBC
A panel of scientists went to Brazil to identify the body of the infamous Nazi. Remains from a cemetery near São Paulo were revealed to be those of the notorious Auschwitz doctor. HRC's Eric Stover was part of this group. He recently told the BBC's Witness History the story of the investigation, exhumation, and analysis of Mengele's bones. "To see that this man was finally in his grave was important," Stover said. 

December 12, 2018

Dr. Cristián Orrego BenaventeWith great sadness, we announce that Dr. Cristián Orrego Benavente, the founding director of the Human Rights Center’s Forensic Project, died on December 12 at his home in San Salvador.