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Govt dismisses Chechotkin from post of State Emergency Service's head.

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has dismissed Mykola Chechotkin from the post of head of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine.

The corresponding decision was made at a meeting on Wednesday, representative of the Cabinet of Ministers in the Verkhovna Rada Taras Melnychuk wrote on the Telegram channel.

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