What are war crimes and what is possible punishment if found guilty?

Emily Parkin

As the Russian invasion of Ukraine continues, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy described Russia’s missile strikes in civilian areas of Kharkiv as “war crimes.” Tuesday, Zelenskyy accused Russia of engaging in terrorism, a day after Karim Khan, the prosecutor of the International Criminal Court, said he would open an investigation into potential war crimes. […]