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The Association of Cities and Municipalities is asking for extra flexibility and velocity within the integration of refugee Ukrainians into the labor market. Ukraine stories deaths from Russian shelling. All developments within the reside weblog.

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150,000 conscripts in Russia are being drafted

As of at the moment, Russia is recruiting round 150,000 conscripts for primary army service, because it all the time does within the spring. A corresponding decree from Kremlin chief Vladimir Putin was printed in Moscow on Sunday. The Russian Defense Ministry had beforehand introduced that the troopers can be repeatedly known as up for twelve months of primary army service, however wouldn’t be deployed within the struggle zone in Ukraine. According to the decree, 150,000 troopers between the ages of 18 and 30 can be drafted by July 15.

In Russia there are such common waves of conscription twice a yr – in spring and autumn. The Ministry of Defense in Moscow additionally printed the doc, which additionally offers for the dismissal of those that have accomplished primary army service. The skilled troopers may undertake army service in Ukraine. Observers assume that there’s nice stress inside the power to signal such a contract.

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Association of cities requires higher integration of Ukrainians

The Association of Cities and Municipalities is asking for higher integration of refugee Ukrainians. “In order to really use the potential for our labor market, we have to ignite the integration turbo in Germany,” stated managing director André Berghegger to the newspapers of the Funke media group. “We are still too bureaucratic and inflexible when it comes to labor market integration. It should be possible to start working without having to first complete language and integration courses.” Integration measures and language acquisition ought to have the ability to happen parallel to beginning work, demanded Berghegger. The provide of integration programs is stagnating.

“We have to prepare ourselves for the fact that refugees from Ukraine will continue to come to us. It is also currently not expected that the majority of Ukrainians will return to their home country in the near future,” continued Berghegger. “So we need sustainable integration structures for this group.”

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Dead in Russian shelling within the East

According to native authorities, a number of folks have as soon as once more been killed by Russian shelling in Ukraine. A person died within the city of Borova, southeast of Kharkiv, the general public prosecutor's workplace explains. There have been two deaths in Krasnohorivka, west of the Russian-controlled regional middle of Donetsk, police stated. Two folks died within the Lviv area within the west, removed from the entrance traces. According to the native governor, there was additionally an assault on civilian infrastructure within the middle of Kharkiv.

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Sunday's reside weblog

At least two folks have been killed in Russian airstrikes on Ukrainian infrastructure within the Lviv and Kharkiv areas. Russia introduced that it had hit all deliberate targets. Sunday's developments to learn.