Five of them are children.
“Today, we are completing the exhumation of the bodies of our citizens who died and were buried in the city of Izyum. At this moment, the police have raised 427 bodies of our citizens from the ground, of which 202 are the bodies of women, 189 are the bodies of men, and 5 are children,” Panteleev said.
According to the law enforcement officer, 11 bodies are so mutilated that it is currently not possible to determine their gender, forensic medical experts will deal with this.
“Also, 21 bodies of Ukrainian servicemen were found in a mass grave in this city. Most of the bodies, during a visual inspection together with experts, show signs of violent death,” Panteleev said.
He added that the exact cause of death of each citizen will be established as a result of additional expert research.