Three Russian pilots suspected of bombing civilian buildings in the Kharkiv and Sumy regions of Ukraine are among at least seven Russian military personnel against whom Kyiv is preparing war crimes charges, the Ukrainian prosecutor general’s office has said.

The other individuals include two operators of a rocket launcher who allegedly shelled settlements in the Kharkiv region, the office said, and two army servicemen suspected of murdering a Kyiv area resident and raping his wife.

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