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22 May 2020, 18:21

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Forensic investigations show Ukrainian agression claimed 1,876 civilian lives in LPR

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LUGANSK, May 22 (Lugansk Media Centre) – Forensic investigations conducted as part of criminal investigation of Ukraine using prohibited methods of warfare against Donbass residents have confirmed 1,876 civilian deaths in the Donbass war, the Ministry of State Security said.

"Criminal case No. 09/2015 opened following Ukrainian attacks with the usage of prohibited methods of warfare against Donbass in 2014 is still being investigated."

"Forensic investigations confirmed the deaths of 34 children and 1,842 adult civilians; more than 1,700 civilians were injured."

"Within the framework of criminal case No. 02/2017 against Ukrainian high-rank officials, deputies and politicians suspected of plotting, preparing, unleashing and conducting aggressive war, forensic investigations recognized 756 service members victims, more than 400 died defending civilians."

LuganskMediaCentre — 22 May — Lugansk