16th May 2022: Quotation; selection of tweets

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Business Ukraine magazine
Melinda Haring


“More than 1,000 civilians were killed in the Bucha region during a month under Russian occupation, but most did not die from shrapnel or shelling. More than 650 were shot dead by Russian soldiers, according to a senior police official.” ⁦


Vladimir Boychenko grave

bbc.com Ukraine: The children’s camp that became an execution ground The BBC’s Sarah Rainsford investigates the killing of civilians in a summer camp in Bucha, Ukraine.




McDonalds announced that it has made the final decision to leave #Russia, the company’s business in Russia will be sold.



Business Ukraine mag Retweeted

Chris Toal


“The Russian invasion of Ukraine is the most openly imperialistic endeavor since the days of Adolf Hitler.” #StopPutin


Putin’s war of imperial aggression: Russia prepares to annex southern Ukraine

Kremlin officials have underlined the expansionist imperial agenda driving Putin’s Ukraine war by announcing plans to officially annex Ukraine’s Kherson Oblast


The United States has issued $ 1 denomination coins dedicated to Ukraine. Source: National Bank of Ukraine





11:39 AM · May 16, 2022·Twitter Web App




#Stefania video backstage. Scenes were filmed in #Bucha, #Irpin, #Hostomel, and #Borodyanka – in the #Kyiv Oblast where #Russian invaders killed hundreds of civilians.  by Vlad Khilchenko Full #KalushOrchestra video:  https://cutt.ly/JHzB9sq




42 investigators of the International Criminal Court (ICC) will come to Ukraine to investigate #RussiaWarCrimes. https://lemonde.fr/international/article/2022/05/14/karim-khan-avant-toute-chose-nous-devons-rechercher-les-faits-et-etablir-la-verite_6126110_3210.html



lemonde.fr Karim Khan : « Avant toute chose, nous devons rechercher les faits et établir la vérité » Le procureur de la Cour pénale internationale annonce l’envoi de 42 enquêteurs en Ukraine. Pour lui, le conflit montre que « le droit



Two naval anti-ship mines were neutralised near #Odesa.  by General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.


Mikhail Khodorkovsky (English)


Lithuania recognises war in Ukraine as genocide, Russia as terrorist state  is the 1st country to declare  a perpetrator of terrorism It’s not the 1st to formally accuse  of genocide: lawmakers already unanimously adopted such a motion


npr.org Lithuania designates Russia as a terrorist country, a global first The resolution, which passed unanimously, comes a day after Lithuania’s foreign minister publicly urged a regime change in Russia.


Mikhail Khodorkovsky (English) Retweeted

Human Rights Center


“We’re heading into an entirely new era of human rights investigations, and war crimes investigations more generally,” said


on tonight’s episode of


, where she spoke about the use of #OSINT by investigators of all levels.

cbsnews.com Bellingcat: The online investigators tracking alleged Russian war crimes in Ukraine Scott Pelley reports on the innovative group that’s been exposing Vladimir Putin since 2014.


Anders Östlund


Just posting this to make sure nobody says that Russia’s current behavior and ideology came as a surprise to them. There were plenty of warnings, the characteristics of fascism were clear and present long time ago. My post below is from February 2015.

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Anders Östlund


Feb 11, 2015

Fascist Russia? Check out the check-list. Via @Doesnotplaywel


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