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externalOver 8,000 Ukrainian men have tried to leave Ukraine illegally since Feb. 24

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September 10, 2022 11:41 amby The Kyiv Independent news desk
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According to the State Border Guard Service, 5,600 of these cases involved men caught trying to cross the Ukrainian border outside official checkpoints. Since the beginning of the full-scale invasion, Ukrainian men aged 18 to 60 deemed fit for military service are banned from leaving the country except under certain exceptions.

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