Russia used starvation as war tactic in Ukraine: report

By Stephanie van Den Berg
Updated June 13 2024 - 10:10pm, first published 10:05pm
Mariupol became a byword for horror during an almost three-month-long Russian siege in 2022. (AP PHOTO)
Mariupol became a byword for horror during an almost three-month-long Russian siege in 2022. (AP PHOTO)

Russian forces deliberately used starvation of civilians as a military tactic during the 85-day siege of the Ukrainian city of Mariupol, international legal experts say.

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