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Many Ukrainian and Russian POWs are tortured, UN warns

Many prisoners of war captured by Russian and Ukrainian forces in the conflict in Ukraine are subjected to torture and ill-treatment, including electric shocks, the United Nations warned on Tuesday. “The prohibition of torture and ill-treatment is absolute, even especially in periods of …

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Ukrainian bombing damages Kakhovka dam in Kherson region – News

The Kakhovka hydroelectric dam in the Kherson (southern) Ukrainian region, occupied by Russian forces, was “damaged” after a Ukrainian attack on Sunday (6), regional emergency services told Russian news agencies. “Today, at 10:00 am (5:00 GMT), six Himars missiles were launched. Air defense units shot down five, …

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