Occupants attack Sumy region's border again: there is a victim. Photo
Russian occupation forces attacked the border of Sumy region again. A man died as a result of the attack.
This was reported by the Sumy Regional Prosecutor's Office. Thus, on 13 July 2023, at about 12:30, the Russian occupiers, using methods of warfare prohibited by international law, fired mortar shells from the territory of the Russian Federation at the Velykopysarivska community of the Okhtyrka district.
As a result, a man was killed on the territory of his own household. He was a 60-year-old resident of Popivka.
Under the procedural supervision of the Sumy Regional Prosecutor's Office, a pre-trial investigation into the violation of the laws and customs of war combined with premeditated murder (Part 2 Article 438 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine) is ongoing.
It should be noted that on 4 July in Sumy region, Russian war criminals killed two civilians in a border settlement and wounded another. The occupiers opened fire on civilians when they tried to enter Ukrainian territory.
As OBOZREVATEL wrote:
- On the night of 3 July, the Russian Armed Forces attacked the city of Sumy with kamikaze drones. Three people were killed and 21 other residents were injured. On 4 July, the regional centre was declared in mourning.
- Four arrivals of Shahed-136 were recorded. The hits damaged the administrative building of the SBU and two apartment blocks.