Nearly 400 civilians were crammed into a cellar and used as “human shields” by the Russian forces.
Villagers reported that the occupying forces hunted for young women to sexually assault.
Soldier threatened, beat and stole valuables from locals over several days in March 2022.
Man found guilty of looting, holding mock executions and threatening to cut off a civilian’s fingers with an axe.
Accused declined to answer questions from journalists during most recent court hearing.
Woman led through minefields by a Ukrainian army quadcopter bearing a hand-written banner reading, “Follow me.”
Hundreds of villagers were crammed into a cellar to serve as “human shields” for the Russian forces.
Man's arms, legs and fingers were broken, and his internal organs damaged, in five-hour long assault.
Victim told Russian troops would arrange a "safari with her children in the garden" if she did not submit to sexual violence.
Local residents forced into basements while soldiers moved into their apartments.