In the wake of the Russian massacres of Ukrainian civilians in Bucha, Mariupol, and Kramatorsk, a series of mass graves outside the Ukrainian capitol of Kiev have been found by local militia.
graves were found in the following villages near Kiev:
mass graves totaled about 1,200 previously unaccounted for
UN has stated that 4,232 civilians and other non-combatants have died since the invasion began, with nearly 3,000 being injured.
of dead civilians have been found in sewers, the woods, in trees, on
the road, in the boots of abandoned cars, and in bombed out buildings
to name a few.
Russian game of hiding the evidence of war crimes has led to delays
in report filings, as the bodies when found are heavily charred from
being burnt or heavily decomposed.
villages in and around the nation's capitol taken back, Ukrainian
president Volodymyr Zelensky stated: “It is now time to collect our
dead, evaluate the scenes of these crimes, and start prosecuting
Putin for what he's done”.