The men filmed and spread separatist video materials, promoting the idea of international enmity.
"The malefactors, in particular, promoted the breach of state borders and the creation of quasi-state formations in certain regions of Ukraine. It is also found out that the culprits were often involved in manipulative TV stories showed at Russian propagandist TV channels", the message says.
Law enforcers seized anti-Ukrainian video materials, scripts, and reports on anti-government information campaigns, money provided by Russian sponsors, USB drives, and some banned literature.
The authorities of the Zakarpattya region intend to create a separate area with the center in Berehove, where Hungarians make the most part of the local population. This is mentioned in the joint statement of the regional NGOs, released on the Zakarpattya online website.
"Another district, the Berehove district with the center in Berehove, appeared in the perspective plan of zoning Zakarpattya region. Another unbelievable coincidence is that the territory of that area matches the borders of the residence area of ethnic Hungarian. Therefore, the demand to create, in fact, an ethnic Hungarian area, which has been promoted by Hungarians in Zakarpattya (...) becomes reality", the activists said.
They pointed out that on June 1, 2020, the Cabinet of Ministers issued the draft decree indicating there would be five districts (Berehivsky, Mukachivsky, Tyachivsky, Uzhgorodsky, and Khustsky) - instead of four, as it was agreed on previously.