How are Russia’s missile strikes on civilians in Vinnytsia and Chasiv Yar not terrorism?
Even a so-called ‘special military operation’, as Vladimir Putin euphemistically called Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine must obey the laws of war, and that means not deliberately killing children, like 4-year-old Lisa Dmitrieva
Russia brings grotesque propaganda to Berdiansk after Ukrainian journalists refuse to collaborate
A day after Russian invaders held a large number of Ukrainian journalists hostage, trying in vain to get them to collaborate, the occupying forces in Berdiansk have come up with stunningly feeble propaganda to try to justify their invasion
Russian invaders murder Ukrainian volunteers
In all of these killings, as well as in the virtually blanket bombing of schools; hospitals and apartment blocks, Russia is committing heinous crimes for which it must be held to answer.
Euromaidan SOS Statement on International Support Priorities for Ukraine
It is crucial for international organizations, foreign governments, non-governmental organizations, and citizens all over the world to realize that humanitarian aid to war victims IS NOT ENOUGH!
Impassioned appeal from Ukrainian Muslim leader in face of Russia’s war to destroy Ukraine
Essentially all Ukraine’s religious leaders have come out with clear statements in defence of Ukraine and in condemnation of Russia’s aggression, even the head of the Orthodox Church linked to the Moscow Patriarchate.
Russia is forcing Ukrainians from occupied Crimea and Donbas to fight in its invasion of Ukraine
Russia is illegally mobilizing Ukrainian men from occupied Crimea and Donbas to take part in its invasion of Ukraine and kill fellow Ukrainians
Children among the dead after Russian invaders opened fire on fleeing civilians
Russian forces opened fire on families fleeing the fighting in and around Irpin on 6 March, with at least three people killed, including two children
Russia installs its propaganda TV after seizing Kherson and imposes 15-year sentences for reporting its invasion of Ukraine
Russia has effectively silenced all sources of objective information about its war against Ukraine at home, and is swiftly moving to seize control of the media where it has seized Ukrainian cities
Ukrainian survivors of the Holocaust demand Putin and Russia get out of Ukraine
Update on the fire at the Zaporizhya Nuclear Power Plant caused by Russian shelling
RF: Human rights activists demand the removal of the bodies of dead servicemen from Ukraine
Russian human rights activists demand from the authorities of RF to provide the conditions for the removal of the bodies of Russian soldiers from Ukraine. The appeal was published on the website of the Memorial Human Rights Center.
Russia continues its carnage, flouting binding order from ECHR to stop bombing civilians in Ukraine
Russia is flouting a direct and unequivocal order from the European Court of Human Rights and s continuing its horrific carnage and terror against Ukrainians
Czech court to decide if armed Russian paramilitary awarded for his role in the invasion of Crimea is extradited to Ukraine
The Prague Municipal Court is due to decide in the middle of February whether Aleksandr Franchetti is to be extradited to Ukraine to face trial for his active role in Russia’s invasion and annexation of Crimea
Ukrainian accused of torturing hostages at Russian-controlled Izolyatsia secret prison flees to France and 'asks for political asylum’
A Ukrainian court which was due to begin the trial of Yevhen Brazhnikov on charges of torturing Ukrainian hostages has instead ordered that an arrest warrant be issued, and that Brazhnikov be placed on the international wanted list
Czech sentenced to 21 years for terrorism on side of Russian-led Donbas militants
The Municipal Court in Prague has sentenced 49-year-old Czech national Martin Sukup to 21 years’ imprisonment for his very active role on the side of the Russian / Russian-controlled militants in Donbas
Did ‘chief butcher’ of Izolyatsia secret prison in occupied Donbas work for Ukraine’s SBU?
It appears very likely that Denis Kulikovsky (‘Palych’) whose arrest in Kyiv was announced by Ukraine’s Security Service, or SBU, on 9 November 2021, had been collaborating with the SBU since 2019.
Dutch Prosecutor demands life sentences for four MH17 suspects. When will Russia go on trial?
Such sentences may never translate into real imprisonment, but they would confirm the prosecution’s damning indictment, not only of the four individuals, but of Russia which provided the Buk anti-aircraft missile launcher used to kill 298 civilians
Over 50% of Ukrainians willing to take up arms or otherwise resist further Russian invasion of Ukraine
A third of Ukrainians questioned in a nationwide survey have said that they would take up arms against a new Russian incursion into Ukrainian territory, while over a fifth (21.7%) expressed willingness to demonstrate civil resistance
Court in Russia inadvertently reveals the huge number of Russian military forces deployed in Donbas
Russia has hastily removed a court ruling on corruption charges that confirms the deployment on Ukrainian territory of a large number of Russian military forces. Fortunately, not hastily enough
Ukraine sentences former Donbas militant to 11 years for war crimes
A court in the Donetsk oblast has sentenced Viktor Mykhed to 11 years’ imprisonment for involvement in the torture of Ukrainian prisoners of war in Donbas and in a terrorist organization