War Crimes Watch: Targeting schools, Russia bombs the future

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) – As she lay buried under the rubble, her legs broken and eyes blinded by blood and thick clouds of dust, all Inna Levchenko could hear was screams. It was 12:15 pm on March 3, and moments earlier a blast had pulverized the school where she’d taught for 30 years. Amid relentless … Read more

Ukraine to hold the first war crimes trial of captured Russian

ZAPORIZHZHIA, Ukraine (AP) – Ukraine’s top prosecutor disclosed plans Wednesday for the first war crimes trial of a captured Russian soldier, as fighting raged in the east and south and the Kremlin left open the possibility of annexing a corner of the country it seized early in the invasion. Prosecutor General Iryna Venediktova said her … Read more

A missile kills about 50 people at a packed Ukrainian train station

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) – A missile hit a train station where thousands of Ukrainian civilians had gathered on Friday, killing at least 50 and wounding dozens more in an attack on a crowd of women and children trying to flee a new Russian attack. in the east of the country, the Ukrainian authorities said. The … Read more