Ukraine, which regained control of the entire Kiev region at the hands of Putin’s military this weekend, has discovered Russian savagery: the “deliberate massacre” and the retrieval of hundreds of civilian bodies in Pucha, 30 kilometers northwest of the capital. Cities.
Pope Francis, meanwhile, said he was praying for those fleeing Ukraine, but avoided mentioning Putin’s invasion. “Thousands of people are being forced to flee Ukraine because of the war. But many have been forced to flee their homeland in Asia, Africa and the United States. My thoughts and prayers are with them all, “Pope Francis wrote on his official Twitter account.
Also, the President of Ukraine, Volodymyr ZhelenskySurprise the audience with a live message Grammys 2022. The President of Ukraine began his speech by emphasizing the tragedy of silence in the face of injustice.
Monday, April 4 (Ukrainian time, GMT +3)
12.45 pm: International condemnation of civilian killings. The Polish Prime Minister has called for the creation of an international commission of inquiry into the “genocide” committed by the Russian military in Ukrainian cities, including Pucha. “Those bloody massacres committed by the Russians, the Russian soldiers, deserve to be called by their name. This is a genocide, he must be condemned,” Mateusz Morawiecki told reporters.
French President Emmanuel Macron has said the EU is in favor of imposing new sanctions on Russia following the discovery of hundreds of civilian bodies in the Queue area. “There are very clear indications of war crimes in the small town of Pucha,” he said, adding that “it is almost certain that the Russian military is there.” France Inter.
The president of the Spanish government, Pedro Sanchez, spoke of the possible “genocide” after the massacre of civilians in Ukraine. “We are going to do everything we can to ensure that the perpetrators of these war crimes are not punished, so we can appear before the International Criminal Court and deal with these alleged lease cases,” he said. Humanitarianism, war crimes and why not call it genocide, “said Sanchez, chief of The Christian Science Monitor in Madrid.
12.40: The Kremlin has denied that Russian forces were responsible for the killing of hundreds of civilians near Kiev and suggested that the pictures of the bodies were fake. “We categorically deny all the allegations,” Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told reporters.
12.00: About 340 corpses Have been rescued in Ukraine புச்சாThe Ukrainian media reported on Monday that Russian troops had been withdrawn from the city, located on the outskirts of the capital, Kyiv.
According to information provided by the newspaper Ukrainska PravdaCiting Bucha Funeral Services, so far Between 330 and 340 bodies have been found in the city, some with their hands tied behind their backs and gunshot wounds to the head. “We don’t have time. There are at least 20 addresses today. Many are buried in the gardens of houses. We cannot determine the exact number. There are no lists yet. We have buried at least 350 people, ”the sources said.
11.30: Russian shelling on Sunday in two cities in southern Ukraine killed 8 people and wounded 34, the Ukrainian prosecutor’s office said Monday. “Following the shelling of the enemy, seven residents of Ochakiv were killed and 20 wounded. One was killed and 14 others, including children, were injured in Mikolaiv,” the prosecutor’s office said in a statement.
09:41: Ukrainian authorities estimate that more than 160 children died this Monday The country has been unleashed on February 24 by order of Russian President Vladimir Putin since the beginning of the Russian invasion, which a few days ago recognized the independence of the Donetsk and Luhansk republics.
The Ukrainian prosecutor’s office said in a statement on its telegram that 161 children had been killed and 264 injured so far. “These data are not final, and work is underway to establish them in areas of serious hostility, as well as in temporarily occupied and liberated areas.”, has told. “In particular, in the city of Mariupol and some areas of kyiv, Chernigov and Lugansk,” he added.
09:09: The Russian military began withdrawing from the Sumi region this Sunday, according to Dmitry Schwitzky, head of the Sumi military administration. A large contingent of Russian troops in the region has advanced from Philopilia to Konodop, in the communities surrounding Philopilia, Pudivl, Purin, Novo-Slopitskaya, Bobivska and Konotop.According to the Ukrainian public broadcaster Suspilne.
08:33: The Ukrainian military has confirmed that three planes, a helicopter and two Russian ship missiles were shot down this Sunday, according to the Ukrainian Armed Forces Command. “Ukrainian Air Force missiles had hit six air targets the previous day: three aircraft, a helicopter and two winged missiles.”The Ukrainian Armed Forces said on their Facebook profile.
Thus, in the territory of the separatist regions of Donetsk and Lukansk, they explained that “seven enemy attacks were repulsed” by the Ukrainian Armed Forces and two units of two armored equipment, forty-three cars and the body of the enemy. Destroyed. “The Ukrainian Air Force continues to carry out missile bombings against enemy troops, columns of military equipment and logistics bases.”Ukraine has settled the military statement.
08:15: More than five weeks after the start of the war in Ukraine, a A total of eleven Ukrainian regional politicians are in Russian custodyThis was announced this Sunday by kyiv officials.
Ukraine’s Deputy Prime Minister Irina Vareshchuk has confirmed that local politicians from kyiv, Karkiv, Mikolaiv and Donetsk regions are missing. According to Wereshchuk, talks are underway to transfer the prisoners. The report comes after Vereshchuk said on Friday that 86 Ukrainian soldiers had been released from Russian custody.
07:06: Ukraine has condemned Russia for carrying out selective sexual violence against women and girls. In a video posted on Twitter, Member of Parliament Olexiy Goncharenko said several bodies of naked women had been found on the side of the road not far from Kiev. “Understand what happened”He insisted that, moreover, after attacking the women, the Russians tried to burn their bodies.
The mayor of Irfin, Oleksandr Margushin, condemned the shooting of local women and girls and told Deutsche Welle that they had been attacked by Russian tanks. Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, In a video message posted on Twitter, Dmitro Guleba stressed that the faster the Ukrainian military “liberates” the Russian-occupied territories, the more human rights will be respected there.
4:30: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zhelensky called for an end to Russian “war crimes” late this Sunday following the massacre of civilians in Pucha.
“The world has already seen many war crimes. At different times. On different continents. But it is time to do everything possible to ensure that the Russian military’s war crimes are the last manifestation of such evil on earth, “Zhelensky stressed in his daily nightly speech, which was posted on the president’s official website. Therefore, “murderers, torturers, rapists and looters call themselves the military. They deserve to die after what they did, ”he stressed.
2:50: Following the discovery of hundreds of civilian bodies outside Q, the President of Ukraine called the Russian forces “murderers”, “torturers” and “rapists”. The president promised to investigate all Russian “crimes” in Ukraine, and said he had created a “special mechanism” for that.
“Hundreds of people were killed. Civilians were tortured and hanged. Corpses in the streets, ”he said. “Evil has accumulated in our land. Murderers, torturers, rapists, looters, those who call themselves the army deserve only death after what they have done,” he added.
2:00: A Russian bomb blast near the northern city of Kharkiv has killed at least seven people and injured 34, officials say.
“Russian occupiers bombed residential buildings in the Slobodsky district of Kharkiv. As a result, 12 houses and a trolley depot were damaged. According to initial reports, seven people were killed and 34 were injured, including three children, according to the prosecutor’s office news service.
00:51: Germany proposed to the European Union this Sunday to consider a ban on Russian gas due to Ukraine’s brutal invasion.
In addition, Defense Minister Christine Lamprech called for sanctions against Russia.
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