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As if a detective story is involved, this case is full of questions and very little answers. At least for the moment. An international team of researchers led by Harvard University and the Max Planck institute performed a comprehensive genetic study of ancient populations of west Asia when he discovered with what can be a crime of the past . An alleged homicide that occurred 4,000 years ago, that you have as a victim of a mysterious foreign woman whose solitary remnants appeared in the bottom of a well of Alalakh in southern Turkey.

The “lady of the well” , as have nicknamed the researchers, was already extraordinary in life. The analysis of his genome, published in the journal