Ukrainian Politics

 Rada to consider bill permitting foreigners to perform military service in Ukraine’s Armed Forces today

The bill No.2389 granting permission to foreigners and stateless persons to perform military service under contract as private soldiers, sergeants, and master sergeants of the Armed Forces will be considered at the plenary session of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine in the second reading on Tuesday.

It was stated in the agenda of the session of the Ukrainian Parliament, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainski Novyny.

It is also scheduled to consider the appeal to foreign states and international organizations on intentions to hold illegal elections in certain areas of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions in the course of the session.

It was reported earlier that the Tripartite Contact Group to resolve the situation in the Donbas would discuss peculiarities of local elections in the territories of the Donetsk and Luhansk regions beyond control of the Ukrainian authorities at the meeting in Minsk (Belarus) on Tuesday.

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Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n354972