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There was a trial: the fact of the genocide of the civilian population during the Great Patriotic War was established in Crimea

CrimeaPRESS reports:

On July 7 2022 of the year, the Supreme Court of the Republic of Crimea issued a decision that satisfied the application of the prosecutor of the Republic of Crimea and established a fact of legal significance regarding the recognition of established and newly revealed crimes committed by the Nazi invaders against at least 219 of the civilian population and prisoners of war during the Great Patriotic War on the territory of the Republic of Crimea, war crimes and crimes against humanity, as defined in the Charter of the International Military Tribunal , as well as the genocide of national and ethnic groups that represented the population of the USSR on the territory of the Republic of Crimea.

Consideration of the case materials began on 20 June 2022 of the year. The civil case, upon the application of the prosecutor to establish a fact of legal significance, was considered in open court, with the exception of the part in which documents containing information constituting state secrets were examined, and judicial debates.

During the court hearings, interested persons who supported the submitted application spoke, and witnesses in the case — direct eyewitnesses of the events that took place on the territory of the Republic of Crimea during the military occupation during the Great Patriotic War, relatives of those killed during the war. The oldest witness, out of 8 interrogated at the court session, is 90 years old.

The Supreme Court of the Republic of Crimea examined the written documents in the case, including certain materials of the criminal case initiated on the facts of the mass destruction of Soviet citizens by Nazi war criminals.

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During the trial of the case, explanations were given by specialists — historians and ethnographers, who reported on the facts: the repressive policy of the occupiers on the territory of the Crimean Autonomous Soviet Socialist Republic; mass extermination of Soviet citizens in the concentration camp «Red»; purposeful destruction of Soviet prisoners of war; killings of psychiatric patients; forced use of labor either for work in the occupied territories or for export to Germany; mass executions, including of children, during the occupation of Kerch; destruction or looting in whole or in part by the Nazi invaders and their accomplices of the Crimean villages, etc.

Based on the results of a comprehensive, complete and objective clarification of the circumstances of the case, the Supreme Court of the Republic of Crimea issued a court decision, which satisfied the application of the prosecutor of the Republic of Crimea and established a fact of legal significance.

The judgment in this case was announced publicly.

Source: press service of the Supreme Court of the Republic of Crimea

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