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In 2018 in the Dnipropetrovsk region of Ukraine were identified 169 people involved in prostitution. This is the highest indicator among the regions of the country, reports UNN.
In second place is the Odessa area, they found 160 people. Next is located in Mykolaiv region (97) and Kyiv city (85).
In the two regions have not found any prostitutes in the Ivano-Frankivsk oblast and in the Crimea, which the official Kiev considers its territory. In Volyn region found the one person in Chernigov — three, in Chernivtsi — six.
Earlier in January, the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko said that the country needs to legalize guns and prostitution. He noted that currently, the phenomenon feeds the corruption in the first place among the security forces.
Prostitution, according to article 181-1 of the code of administrative offences of Ukraine, punishable by a fine. From 2001 to 2006 she was a criminal offense.
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