A murder test that surprised Russia

An illustration of three young women

The situation of 3 adolescent women implicated of eliminating their dad has actually sent out shockwaves via Russia.

Krestina, Angelina as well as Maria Khachaturyan were jailed after their dad passed away of numerous injuries, caused with a blade as well as a hammer. They stated they’d endured years of psychological as well as sexual assault in his hands.

Opinion has actually been split over whether the women acted in self-defence or it was a murder.

The situation has actually highlighted a significant trouble of residential physical violence in Russia; according to the Interior Ministry as much as 40% of all severe criminal offenses are devoted in the house.

A movie by Tatiana Ospennikova as well as Ekaterina Venediktova of BBC Russia.

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