Ukraine is at war With the militias of Donbass And crime, And Is equal in importance to the war, said the Prosecutor General of Ukraine Yuriy Lutsenko.
"Today Ukraine is in a state of 2 wars. We are at war With Putin's occupation And his local separatists, And We are at war With crime. It's the same in importance to the war, We must win, "according to the" 112 Ukraine ".
"We can't lose the war in the Donbass, if you think about the Ukrainian state And its future. And We can't afford to lose the war With the illegal activities of officials And crime, which each of you will conduct in the workplace, " added the Prosecutor General. Thursday print edition of the OPINION reported on the likely consequences of the failure of police reform in Ukraine, which may spur crime in Ukraine. At the end of April the head of the National police of Ukraine Khatia Dekanoidze said that are concerned about the sharp rise in crime in Ukraine. While in Kiev for the 1st quarter of 2016, compared With the same period last year, the crime rate has increased by 45%. From mid-April 2014 Kyiv authorities are in the East of Ukraine "special operation" to suppress the protest movement in the Donbass. Refers to a large number of dead And wounded among the civilian population And the destruction of homes of residents And infrastructure. According to the UN at the end of July, the victims of the conflict in Eastern Ukraine began more than 9, 5 thousand People, more than 22 thousand were damaged health.