FactualThe Kyiv region, rendered unrecognizable by shelling, has seen some of the fiercest fighting since Russia attacked Ukraine. In Boutcha in particular, the bodies of about twenty men were discovered lying in a street, scattered over several hundred meters.
The Ukrainians have regained control of the entire kyiv region after the withdrawal of Russian forces, announced on Saturday April 2, the Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Defense. Russian forces are redeploying to the east and south with the aim of ” keep control “ territories they already occupy there, confirmed Ukraine. More than a month after the launch of the Russian invasion, the localities of“Irpin, Boutcha, Hostomel and the whole Kyiv region have been liberated from the invader”said Hanna Maliar on Telegram on Saturday.
The Kyiv region, rendered unrecognizable by shelling, has seen some of the fiercest fighting since Russia attacked Ukraine on February 24. In Boutcha in particular, the bodies of about twenty men were discovered lying in a street, scattered over several hundred meters.
“All these people were shot, killed with a bullet to the back of the head”assured Anatolii Fedoruk, the mayor of this city, where nearly 300 people were buried “in mass graves”. Several people found dead had their hands tied with a strip of white cloth, used to show they had no weapons, Fedoruk said.
“The Boutcha massacre was deliberate”Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said on Sunday. “The Russians want to eliminate as many Ukrainians as they can. We have to stop them and put them out. I demand devastating new G7 sanctions NOW”he wrote on Twitter.