Ukraine creates an online archive of Russia’s war crimes

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine has created an online archive of Russian war crimes. According to the Ministry’s website, the evidence of atrocities committed by the Russian army in Ukraine will ensure that these war criminals cannot escape justice.

  • There are seven categories of crimes committed by the Russian army: the murder of innocents, attacks on civilians or civilian infrastructure, destruction of settlements, hostages and torture, illegal deportation, attacks on religion and culture, and rape.
  • According to the archive, there are already 4,820 war crimes registered.
  • The ministry will constantly update the archive data in cooperation with Ukrainian law enforcement agencies, international organizations, and monitoring missions.