Hundreds of Ukrainian citizens were abducted from the occupied Melitopol
During the year of occupation of Melitopol, rashists abducted about a thousand civilians, hundreds more are in captivity, Mayor Ivan Fedorov said at a briefing.
According to him, more than 3,500 prisoners were taken to the occupied Crimea. All of them were moved illegally. the occupiers also massively abducted civilians of the city.
"For almost a year of occupation in Melitopol, almost a thousand of our civilian residents were abducted. To date, there are definitely hundreds more in captivity,” he said.
In addition, the Russians are conducting a so-called inventory of housing. They go from house to house and check the availability of documents for property.
“A special commission goes around the houses and demands documents for property, although they clearly understand that a huge number of residents have left, and their relatives and friends live there. This does not suit them, they warn that if there are no owners or documents, then these people will be evicted from their apartments and houses, – Fedorov added.
Prepared by: Nina Petrovich