Patton said there are dozens of cases under investigation. He urged the survivors to come forward. Patton called on the international community to find and hold the perpetrators accountable. He said today’s document will be tomorrow’s prosecution.
Russia Ukraine War: in Ukraine Russian soldiers The atrocities are increasing continuously. Russian soldiers after raping women and children (Russian Soldiers) Now men and boys are also being targeted. The United Nations and Ukraine have given information about this. UN Special Representative Pramila Patton (Pramila Patten, UN special representative) In a press conference in Kyiv, he was quoted as saying by ‘The Guardian’, ‘I have received reports that this kind of treatment is being done to men and boys in Ukraine. However, he said that the cases of sexual violence have not been verified yet.
Patton said it can be difficult for women and girls to report rape because they shy away from speaking out because of stigma and fear, but it is more difficult for men and boys to report. We have to create a safe space for all victims to report cases of sexual violence, he said. Patton said there are dozens of cases under investigation. He urged the survivors to come forward. Patton called on the international community to find and hold the perpetrators accountable. He said today’s document will be tomorrow’s prosecution.
The team is collecting evidence of sexual violence
Prosecutor General of Ukraine Irina Venediktova (Iryna Venediktova) said on Tuesday that its office had collected reports of sexual violence by Russian soldiers against men and women of all ages, from children to the elderly. She said that many survivors left the country, while many are afraid to speak about their experiences. However, the team of prosecutors and investigators is gathering evidence of widespread sexual violence since the withdrawal of the Russian military. “Gang rapes, gunpoint attacks and child rapes… are among the grim evidence collected from the victims and their families,” he said.
Some women were raped before being killed
According to the Guardian report, the country’s Human Rights Commissioner Lyudmila Denisova (Lyudmila Denisova) has officially documented the cases of 25 women who were kept in a basement in Bucha and raped. According to the report, forensic experts are examining bodies of women in mass graves and have found evidence that some women were raped before being killed by Russian soldiers. Some Russian soldiers have already been identified by Ukrainian investigators in the case and arrest warrants have also been issued against the accused.
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