About 50 countries sign the declaration on Russia’s accountability for crimes committed in Ukraine
About 50 states and international organizations signed the Bucha declaration on accountability for the most serious crimes under international law committed on the territory of Ukraine. On the first anniversary of the Bucha massacre on March 31, 2023, Bucha Summit Faces of Justice was held.
The summit participants condemned in the strongest possible terms the serious crimes under international law that have been committed on the territory of Ukraine, including the Bucha massacre which became a symbol of the horrors of Russian aggression.
The declaration also supports the efforts of States, including Ukraine, to investigate and prosecute crimes within their respective jurisdictions, committed on the territory of Ukraine or against Ukraine, following their national legislation and international law.