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Law enforcement officers have identified more than one thousand Russians involved in war crimes in the region.
Law enforcers discovered 18 places in the Kharkiv region, where the invaders tortured Ukrainian citizens. The identity of more than one thousand Russian soldiers who committed crimes in the occupied territories was also established. This was announced by the First Deputy Head of the Main Investigation Department of the National Police Sergei Panteleev at a briefing at the Military Media Center on Friday, September 23.
“More than 1,500 inspections of places where war crimes were committed in the Kharkiv region were carried out. In the course of working out the liberated settlements, the police found 18 places where the Russians illegally detained and tortured our citizens,” he said.
The National Police also created a register of Russian servicemen and illegal armed groups of invaders who were in the de-occupied region, Panteleyev added.
He also assured that all war criminals would be identified and their guilt proven.
In addition, law enforcement officers also trained more than two thousand people for collaboration activities.
It should be noted that since February 24, 2022, SBU investigators have opened more than 1,600 criminal proceedings under the article Collaboration activities.
At the same time, Deputy Defense Minister Anna Malyar said that the Main Intelligence Directorate has information about all the traitors who helped the enemy troops.