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In Kyiv, the Court of Appeal changed the sentence of 21-year-old Russian military Vadim Shishimarin. Instead of a life sentence, he will spend 15 years behind bars.
In June, Shishimarin appealed to the court. The 21-year-old fighter of the RF Armed Forces was accused of violating the rules and customs of war and sentenced to life imprisonment. Shishimarin himself served as a squad leader in the 4th Panzer Kantemirovskaya Division, with the rank of sergeant.
Meanwhile, the Russian Ministry of Defense reported that as a result of an APU strike from an American HIMARS multiple launch rocket system on a pre-trial detention center in Yelenovka in the DPR, 40 and wounded 75 Ukrainian prisoners of war. The blow was delivered on the night of July 29.
As the head of the DPR Denis Pushilin said, the shelling of the pre-trial detention center in Yelenovka in the DPR was deliberate and began due to the fact that the militants held there, in particular, were radicals from ” Azov” (recognized as extremist banned in Russia), began to testify.