MIKOLAYIV, Ukraine (Sat, Mar. 31) – She left on her last journey, with a smile on her face, leaving behind lots of questions, ifs and buts.
|Oksana Makar Funeral -- Hundreds of tearful mourners said last goodbye|
Oksana Makar, the victim of one of Ukraine's most shocking crimes in recent years, was buried on Saturday according to traditional funeral rites of Ukraine. A large number of mourners came to attend the funeral of brave young Ukranian.
The 18-year-old Oksana Makar died on Friday after battling for her life for almost three weeks. Makar was gang raped and burnt on March 9 by three suspects identified by local media as Yevhen Krasnoschek, 23, Maksym Prisyazhnyuk, 24, and Artem Pogosyan, 22.
She was found miraculously alive on March 10 dumped in a pit at Mykolayiv construction site after having spent about 10 hours with her severely burned body exposed to chilling weather.
Watch video of Oksana Makar funeral below:
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