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Authorities struggle to contain anger over a citizen’s unexplained death in detention.
Ministry of labour and social affairs promotes alternative to placing vulnerable young people in orphanages or children’s homes.
While some Ukrainians flee shelling and occupation, those living beyond Russian lines do not believe civilians are being targeted.
Although discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation is illegal, the reality is different.
Rights organisations maintain that systematic lack of action in investigating such crimes serves to empower perpetrators.
Activists fight traditions that exclude female worshippers from communal prayers.
The war confounds young people’s efforts to revitalise Ukraine’s embattled east and counter Russian propaganda.