Other war crimes

Kherson — Lefortovo: Russians Move Civilian Hostages to a Pretrial Detention Center in Moscow
Kherson — Lefortovo: Russians Move Civilian Hostages to a Pretrial Detention Center in Moscow

Civilian hostages were moved from Kherson to the Lefortovo Pretrial Detention Center in Moscow. The fact that […]

3 February 2023

Ukrainian Hostages who Disappeared in Crimea: the Story of one Cell in the Simferopol Pre-Trial Detention Center
Ukrainian Hostages who Disappeared in Crimea: the Story of one Cell in the Simferopol Pre-Trial Detention Center

The Russian military have followed the practice of capturing civilians since the beginning of the full-scale invasion […]

13 January 2023

“Pro-Ukrainian Activist/Extremist Woman”
“Pro-Ukrainian Activist/Extremist Woman”

MIHR documented the tortures endured by a woman residing in Berdiansk “My husband had a small ax. […]

9 January 2023

Beryslav “prison.” Russians held a teacher captive, urging him to cooperate
Beryslav “prison.” Russians held a teacher captive, urging him to cooperate

Beryslav is a town in Kherson Oblast that was under Russian occupation from the early days of […]

26 December 2022

“He was Hard to Deal with”: Oleksandr Babych, the Mayor of Hola Prystan, has been Held in the Crimea Pre-Trial Detention Center for Eight Months
“He was Hard to Deal with”: Oleksandr Babych, the Mayor of Hola Prystan, has been Held in the Crimea Pre-Trial Detention Center for Eight Months

Oleksandr Babych, the Mayor of Hola Prystan, Kherson Region, disappeared at the end of March. He is […]

29 November 2022

Russians arranged a so-called prison for civilians in Biliaivka of the Kherson region. The story of three months in captivity
Russians arranged a so-called prison for civilians in Biliaivka of the Kherson region. The story of three months in captivity

Russians kept Serhii Urodlivchenko in captivity for three months. A small room that looked like a closet became a so-called prison for 11 illegally abducted people from the Kherson region. Some of them did not survive tortures. Learn about it from the story of Serhii from Liubymivka.

22 November 2022

Medicine Under Occupation: Overseer from Tuva, Russian Doctors, and Detention for Refusing to Cooperate
Medicine Under Occupation: Overseer from Tuva, Russian Doctors, and Detention for Refusing to Cooperate

“At the beginning of June, the Kherson Regional Clinical Hospital was an island of the Ukrainian state […]

10 November 2022

Life under occupation: organizing a manipulation room to treat shrapnel wounds
Life under occupation: organizing a manipulation room to treat shrapnel wounds

For six and a half months of occupation of the village of Vysokopillia, Nadiia Tsalinska had been treating people at her place. She and her friend helped the wounded and sick because they were no other medical workers in the village. MIHR journalists recorded Ms. Nadiia’s unique story during their field mission in the Kherson region.

5 November 2022

The Unwanted: how occupiers torture Ukrainian activists and then deport some from Melitopol
The Unwanted: how occupiers torture Ukrainian activists and then deport some from Melitopol

Without electricity, water, or food: they kept pro-Ukrainian activists in garages, containers, and pre-trial detention centers for […]

1 November 2022

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