Exam confirms remains of British journalist found in the Amazon

Protest against Brazilian President Bolsonaro's government, Brazil's National Indian Foundation (FUNAI)'s President Marcelo Augusto Xavier da Silva and for the search for Dom Phillips and Bruno Pereira, in Brasilia

(Reuters) - A forensic dental exam carried out on human remains found in the Amazon rainforest confirmed they belonged to missing British journalist Dom Phillips, CNN Brasil reported on Friday, citing unnamed federal police sources.

A dental exam for a second body and genetic tests for both bodies are still being carried out, CNN Brasil reported.

(Reporting by Carolina Pulice; editing by Jonathan Oatis)

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