No evidence to support official claims that country’s advanced” science and medicine” has saved record numbers of patients.
Despite official claims, country lacks the basic telecommunications infrastructure to make this happen.
New measures mean that only those with access to hard currency can obtain essential goods.
New protocols introduced to reduce the number of caesareans may be putting lives at risk.
The crackdown on street vendors selling basic goods means people have to join long queues in government-run shops.
Low state pensions mean that older people risk exposure to the virus to make ends meet.
Activist groups struggle to overcome lack of legislation or state support.
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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.