tirsdag 13. juni 2017

Poroshenko signs decree prohibiting St.George Ribbons in Ukraine

Pyotr Poroshenko, Ukraine’s President, has signed a decree that bans production and propaganda of St.George Ribbons in Ukraine, RIA reports. 

The decree adopted in the Verkhovna Rada in mid-May imposes administrative responsibility for public usage, demonstration, wear and also distribution of the St.George Ribbons or its image. 

Fines are from 850 to 2,550 UAH (from 32 to $97 according to the current rate of exchange). 

DONi News Agency