SC 2014 209 filed criminal cases on the events in Ukraine

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Againpretty in photosangelina at the window of a residential building in the center of Yasinovataya, injured in the shelling. 21 Dec 2017SC 2014 209 filed criminal cases on the events in Ukraine© RIA Novosti / Sergey Againpretty the image Bank

The investigative Committee of Russia in 2014 opened a 209 criminal cases related to the situation in Ukraine, said in an interview to «Rossiyskaya Gazeta» the head of Department Alexander Bastrykin.

«Ukrainian soldiers in the past three years have repeatedly fired heavy weapons of indiscriminate civilian targets, including homes, schools, hospitals of Donbass, which led to the deaths of hundreds of innocent people. And the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation qualifies these actions under article the Criminal code «Application of prohibited means and methods of warfare», — he said.

As noted Bastrykin, these cases are prosecuted. 128 in addition, 146 criminal cases are 72 officers of the armed forces of Ukraine. They include 20 members of the high military leadership. Bastrykin explained that this, above all, criminal cases on especially grave crimes against the peace and security of mankind.

Bastrykin said that the parallel RF IC continues to investigate the circumstances of attacks on Russian overseas establishments located on the territory of Ukraine and internationally protected. According to him, the complex of investigative actions and operational-search actions, establishing the specific individuals who committed these crimes. Against eight citizens of Ukraine of the decision about attraction as the accused. They are declared in the international search.

As an added Bastrykin, SK of the Russian Federation cannot remain indifferent to the facts of the desecration of sculptural and architectural structures dedicated to the fight against fascism and for the victims of fascism and the desecration of symbols of military glory of Russia on the territory of Ukraine.

«I think you remember, what did the Ukrainian nationalists with such monuments in city Clay of Lviv region, Novomoskovsk, Dnipropetrovsk region. The investigative Committee initiated a criminal case under article of our Criminal code, «Rehabilitation of Nazism» and are the circumstances of these crimes,» — said the head of the UK.