New mass grave discovered in Kiev region

A new mass grave was discovered in Kiev region with seven bodies of civilians who were shot dead, the police said.

Following the discovery of the grave on Monday, Andrii Niebytov, Chief of the National Police of Kiev region, said the “seven civilians were tortured and then brutally shot in the head by the Russians”, reports Ukrayinska Pravda.

“Many victims had their hands tied and had been shot in the knees. We are currently working to identify the people killed,” he added.

The grave is near the village of Myrotske in Bucha district where Russian troops were stationed, according to the police chief.

This is the latest discovery of a mass grave after several others were found after the war began on February 24.