‘Russian soldiers very open about rapes, their wives encourage this’: Ukraine First Lady
- Ukraine's First Lady said rape is an instrument that the Russian soldiers invading her country are using as a weapon. 'That's why they're using this systematically and openly,' she said
Ukraine First Lady Olena Zelenska has demanded a "global response" to the use of sexual violence as a weapon of war which is going on in her country since February 2022, saying that the Russian soldiers are “very open about this". Olena Zelenska also claimed that the soldiers talk to their relatives about this and their wives encourage the rapes. Olena Zelenska was speaking at the "Preventing Sexual Violence in Conflict Initiative" conference in London.
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