Chief of Staff of Ukrainian President Andriy Yermak declaredthat the International Criminal Court (ICC) arrest warrant for Russian President Vladimir Putin is “just the beginning”.
Ermac informedthat more than 16,000 cases of forced deportation of children have been recorded in Ukraine (it is for such crimes that the ICC prosecutes Putin). According to him, there could be other cases of this kind.
Yermak also said that Ukraine managed to return from Russia 308 children.
International Criminal Court in The Hague March 17 gave to arrest warrant for Russian President Vladimir Putin. He is suspected of illegal deportation of children from the occupied territories of Ukraine to Russia.
A similar arrest warrant has been issued against Maria Lvova-Belova, Commissioner for Children’s Rights.