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externalRussian occupiers introduce punishments for using Ukrainian currency hryvnia in Kherson Oblast

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July 28, 2022 5:49 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk

According to the Kherson Oblast Military Administration, Russian occupiers in Kherson Oblast announced a ban on issuing hryvnias and punishment for those who use Ukraine’s national currency. Russian state-controlled media reported on July 25 that Kremlin-backed proxies in the occupied parts of Kherson Oblast plan to withdraw the Ukrainian hryvnia from circulation.

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