About it informs Kherson City Council.

“In the Kherson region, the occupying authorities are preparing for a pseudo-referendum. To do this, they are looking for employees, premises and form their own media workers for propaganda. Houses and apartments that are located within a radius of a kilometer from the venues are also being actively checked, ”the message says.

Due to personnel problems in all areas and the refusal of the inhabitants of the region to cooperate, the occupiers are recruiting specialists in the Russian Federation. The invaders announced the relocation of 100 doctors who will work in hospitals in the Kherson region.

Also, the occupying authorities began to distribute 20,000 rubles to pensioners, and instead they demand personal data. The so-called “payments” are brought to people who previously received a pension through Ukrposhta.

In addition, the invaders are agitating the inhabitants of the Kherson region to enter the captured universities, promising free education.

The security service intercepted the Russian the documentsregulating the holding of a fake “referendum” of the Russian Federation in the occupied territory of the Kherson region.

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As reported, in June the occupiers through the statements of collaborators reported about the intention to hold a “referendum” in the occupied Kherson region on joining Russia. The next step will be “elections”.

Deputy Head of the Kherson Regional Prosecutor’s Office Alexey Danilyak reportedthat if the Russian occupiers hold a pseudo-referendum in the temporarily occupied territory of the Kherson region, its organizers and participants will be held criminally liable.

June 28 Russian military abducted and taken away in an unknown direction, the mayor of Kherson, Igor Kolykhaev.


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