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Russian soldiers raping women in Ukraine: report

04.03.2022 13:45
The first cases of sexual violence against women by Russian soldiers have been reported in Ukraine, according to a Polish website.
A protest against Russias war against Ukraine, in Rome, Italy, on Friday.
A protest against Russia's war against Ukraine, in Rome, Italy, on Friday.Photo: EPA/MASSIMO PERCOSSI

The tysol.pl website cited Ukraine's rubryka.com as saying that "there are currently 11 confirmed cases of rape by the Russian occupiers in Kherson" in the south of Ukraine.

Only five of the victims survived, tysol.pl reported.

Women and girls in the southern Ukrainian city were being urged not to leave their homes, it said.


Source: tysol.plrubryka.com