The body of Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri being examined in a mortuary.
(IraqiNews.com) Baghdad – On Monday, the Ministry of Health received the body of former Vice-President Izzat al-Douri.
State television broadcast that “The Ministry of Health received this afternoon the body of Vice-President of the former regime, Izzat al-Douri.”
Human Rights Minister Muhammad Mahdi al-Bayati announced on Monday, that the final results of the examinations of al-Douri’s body would be announced within a day or two, emphasizing that all signs show hat the body belongs to him.
Health Minister Adila Hammoud stated on Sunday, that the Ministry had not received the body of the former Vice-President, Izzat al-Douri yet.
On Friday 17th April, the Governor of Salahuddin, Raed al-Jubouri, announced that Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri, former Saddam Hussein deputy, was killed in a military operation in Mount Hamrin area.