They visited 27 cities and settlementsas well as tombs and centers of detention And torturethey interviewed more than 150 victims And witnesses and met with advocacy groups and government officials. The conclusion: starting with the invasion ofUkraine on February 24, war crimes were committed, including against minors who were “raped and tortured”. These are the results of the commission of inquiry set up in May and commissioned by Human Rights Council ofUn to investigate violations of rights in Ukraine. President Erik Mose reported that “based on the evidence gathered, it was concluded that war crimes were committed in Ukraine“, Without specifying which of the parties committed the crimes. Experts have so far focused on four regions, viz KyivChernihiv, Kharkiv and Sumy. The team looked at two episodes of mistreatment versus soldiers Russians by the Ukrainian forces; And Moses also reports that an unknown number of soldiers Russians he committed violence sexual or gender, with victims between the ages of 4 and 82.
By presenting the results so far more detailed than their research, experts appointed by the UN have cited the testimonies of former detainees who told of beatings, electric shocks and being forced to undress in Russian detention facilities. The team also expressed grave concern about the executions that occurred in the four regions: “We were impressed by the large number of executions in the areas we visited. The commission is currently investigating such deaths in 16 cities and settlements, ”Mose said, adding that his team has received reports and is documenting“ credible allegations regarding many other executions ”.