Ukrainian Politics

 Prosecutor General Shokin is taking vacation, - media

Prosecutor General Viktor Shokin is going on holidays.

A source in the Prosecutor General's Office informed Ukrainski Novyny, Censor.NET reports.

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Viktor Shokin has gone on vacation from Feb. 15. His responsibilities are taken over by First Deputy Prosecutor General Yurii Sevruk, who granted Deputy Prosecutor General Vitalii Kasko's statement of resignation on Monday.

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