Bucha

Funeral workers burry a coffin with an unidentified civilian body, who died in Bucha during the Russian occupation period in February-March 2022, during a funeral in Bucha, Ukraine

Digital clues and the stories Ukraine’s mass graves tell

There are two kinds of mass graves in Ukraine, the ones left after Russian executions, and the ones dug by local people to prevent disease or to protect the bodies. Now, there are efforts underway to document the graves and create digital records of the bodies, in order to identify them later.

Digital clues and the stories Ukraine’s mass graves tell
mass grave with bodies

‘They were shooting and shooting and shooting’: Ukrainian survivor shares harrowing account of atrocities in Bucha

‘They were shooting and shooting and shooting’: Ukrainian survivor shares harrowing account of atrocities in Bucha
People cook on an open fire outside an apartment building which had no electricity, water or gas since the beginning of the Russian invasion in Bucha, UkraineVadim Ghirda/AP

Russia faces growing outrage amid new evidence of atrocities

Russia faces growing outrage amid new evidence of atrocities