A Church commission inspected the bust in Crimea after Natalya Poklonskaya made the claim on a Russian TV channel. Revolutionaries murdered Nicholas II - the last tsar - with his wife and children in 1918. The Church made most of the murdered family saints in 2000. President Vladimir Putin has done much to restore the Church's prestige. In the past some Russian Orthodox worshippers have claimed to see myrrh seeping from holy icons - but not from any busts of the old ruling family, the Romanovs. Image copyright PA Image caption The Romanovs in 1914: From left: Olga, Maria, Tsar Nicholas II,

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