Son arrives to collect Milosevic's body

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14 March 2006, AMSTERDAM - Marko Milosevic arrived in the Netherlands on Tuesday to collect the body of his father, Slobodan Milosevic.

14 March 2006

AMSTERDAM - Marko Milosevic arrived in the Netherlands on Tuesday to collect the body of his father, Slobodan Milosevic.

Marko Milosevic claimed his father, a former president of Serbia and the last leader of Yugoslavia, had been murdered. "He got killed, he didn't die. He got killed. There is a murder," Marko Milosevic told AP Television News on arrival in Amsterdam on a flight from Moscow.

A Dutch toxicologist confirmed Slobodan Milosevic had been taking unprescribed medication two weeks prior to his death at detention center of the UN war crimes tribunal in The Hague at the weekend

The ex-president's body was held at the Dutch National Forensic Institute in The Hague while the war crimes tribunal met and formally closed the four-year-old proceedings against

A team of Russian forensic experts was also heading to The Hague on Tuesday to inspect the results of an autopsy on the 64-year-old former leader, CNN reported.

The Russian government said it did not trust the conclusions of the examination conducted by Dutch pathologists.

[Copyright Expatica News 2006]

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