Kyiv has launched a pre-trial investigation into criminal proceedings after prosecutors have registered another war crime committed by Russian soldiers.
In the Kherson region Russian soldiers “shot from automatic weapons a car with two civilians inside” and then crushed it “with a tank.”
The incident took place in March the Prosecutor General’s Office of Ukraine (PGO) said and their bodies will be “exhumed for examination.”
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On Monday, “The Prosecutor’s Office of Kherson region along with police investigators have documented another cynical crime committed by the Russian military.
“According to preliminary data, in March 2022, servicemen of the Russian Armed Forces shot from automatic weapons a car with two civilians inside on the way between two villages in Kherson region and ran it over by a tank.”
The PGO have identified the the probably burial place of the two civilians as they were buried by local residents in the cemetery.
They added, “In the course of the investigation, more than 50 inlets and outlets were recorded on the vehicle, which remained as a result of the shooting.
“The car will be sent for further forensic examinations.”