Russians Turned Police Building Into 'Torture Chamber', Ukraine Police Say

Russian troops turned a police station into a base and “torture chamber” in the town of Velykyi Burluk in Kharkiv Oblast, the National Police of Ukraine said on October 4.

In a Facebook post, Ukraine’s police said occupying Russian forces turned the fortified buildings into a place to “illegally detain and abuse local residents”.

Russian forces left Velykyi Burluk on September 12, according to local news reports.

The National Police of Ukraine said officers were seeking to gather evidence of war crimes. Credit: National Police of Ukraine via Storyful