News agency STATUS QUO
Military prosecutors office is investigating cases of dedovshchina
Five criminal cases on dedovshchina were started this June. One of them concerns three servicemen of the military-constructive faculty of Kharkov technical university of construction and architecture, the military prosecutors office of the Kharkov garrison informed.
The investigating officers found out that, cleaning the soldiers canteen, the accused decided that the private on duty badly cleaned and washed up. The punishment followed, during which the private got many grave injuries. The investigation classified the actions of the servicemen as violating Articles of War and Article 238 ‘B of the Ukrainian Criminal Code.