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More than 900 civilian bodies found in Kyiv region

More than 900 civilian bodies were found in the area around the Ukrainian capital after the withdrawal of Russian forces – most of them were shot dead, police said on Friday, indicating that many people were “just executed”. Related video above: Chernihiv residents return to damaged homes The death toll is twice as high as announced by Ukrainian authorities almost two weeks ago. or were temporarily buried. “Therefore, we understand that under the (Russian) occupation, people were simply executed on the streets,” Nebitov said. More bodies are being found every day, under rubble and in mass graves, he added. The largest number of victims was found in Bukha, where more than 350 were found. suburb of Kiev while remaining under Russian control. The Russian troops, he added, “locate” people who expressed strong pro-Ukrainian views. Russia’s Defense Ministry, meanwhile, has vowed to step up missile strikes in the Ukrainian capital in response to Ukraine’s alleged aggression on Russian soil, following an ominous warning following the sharp loss of the Moscow flagship in Moscow.

More than 900 civilian bodies were found in the area around the Ukrainian capital after the withdrawal of Russian forces – most of them were shot dead, police said on Friday, indicating that many people were “simply executed”.

Related video above: Chernihiv residents return to damaged homes

The death toll is twice as high as the Ukrainian authorities announced almost two weeks ago.

Andriy Nebytov, head of the Kyiv regional police force, said the bodies had been abandoned on the streets or temporarily buried. He cited police figures showing that 95% had died from gunfire.

“Consequently, we understand that under (Russian) occupation, people were simply executed on the streets,” Nebitov said.

More bodies are found every day, under rubble and in mass graves, he added.

The largest number of victims was found in Bouha, where there were more than 350, he said.

According to Nebytov, employees of utilities in Bucha collected and buried corpses in the suburbs of Kiev while remaining under Russian control. The Russian troops, he added, “locate” people who expressed strong pro-Ukrainian views.

Russia’s Defense Ministry, meanwhile, has vowed to step up rocket attacks on the Ukrainian capital in response to Ukraine’s alleged aggression on Russian soil, an ominous warning following the loss of Moscow’s flagship in the Black Sea.

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