#Ukraine trial of captured #Russian soldiers begins

(CNN)The trial of two alleged Russian soldiers captured in eastern Ukraine opened Tuesday in Kiev, the Ukrainian capital.

The two men, Yevhen Yarofeev and Oleksandr Aleksandrov, are accused of “military aggression against Ukraine” and terrorist activity. Ukraine’s chief military prosecutor, Anatoliy Matios, has said he will demand the “maximum sanction” — life sentences.

Source: Ukraine trial of captured Russian soldiers begins – CNN.com