Cluster weapons being used in Russia-Ukraine war, evidence shows – BBC News

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BBC News published this video item, entitled “Cluster weapons being used in Russia-Ukraine war, evidence shows – BBC News” – below is their description.

A BBC investigation has gathered evidence of the repeated use of cluster munitions in the city of Chernihiv in northern Ukraine.

These weapons, rockets or missiles – which deploy a large number of small explosives – are banned by more than 100 countries because of the harm they cause civilians.

But neither Russia nor Ukraine have signed up to the international treaty prohibiting them.

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