Schools are being attacked in Ukraine

 

On March 4, a high school was destroyed by air warfare in the city of Zhytomyr, Ukraine. There were no children in the school, which was closed as a result of the war, but teachers were found hiding in the basement after the strikes had ended.

Attacks that indiscriminately strike civilian objects, such as schools, violate international humanitarian law and would constitute a war crime. Schools should be entitled to heightened protections as long as they are not used for military purposes.

There are no verifiable statistics given the current circumstances of the number of schools that have been attacked in Ukraine, although one figure circulating on global media cites 211 schools so far. The conflict in eastern Ukraine since 2014 had already destroyed, damaged or forced the closure of more than 750 schools, according to Save the Children.

Ler mais deste artigo

 

Link permanente para este artigo: https://www.arlindovsky.net/2022/03/schools-are-being-attacked-in-ukraine/

Deixe um comentário

O seu endereço de email não será publicado.

WP2Social Auto Publish Powered By : XYZScripts.com
Seguir

Recebe os novos artigos no teu email

Junta-te a outros seguidores: