Ukrainian sources denied that the Russian Army used whitephosphorus on Wednesday. An illegal chemical weapon in violation of the Chemical Weapons Convention 1997Near Irpin and Hostomel in the kyiv region.
“Yesterday, March 22, late at night,Russian invaders used bannedphosphorusIn the northern suburbs of Kyiv,” stated Oleksandr Markushyn (the mayor of Irpin), on his Telegram channel.
“Hostomel-Irpin was the approximate area in which destruction occurred.”According to the Ukrinform news agency, he also included a message along with photos that seem to show sparks from the night sky.
The mayor of the town, where fighting has been going on since the Russian attack of February 24, stated that white phosphorus should be used. It is a crime against humanity, and a violation the 1949 Geneva Convention.”.
This source says: The Ukrainian Army has been able to shut down the Russian supply routesPeople are being held hostage and breaking into homes of their neighbors in search for supplies.
Bucha’s municipal council advised that Russian troops had occupied some neighborhoods. “a humanitarian disaster is coming”Many areas are without electricity and water, and there is a shortage of food and medicine.