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Michelle asks: I was adopted from an orphanage in Zaporozhye, Ukraine but not sure which one. How could I figure that out?
Expert's answer:
You can try to contact the following charity foundation located in Zaporozhye, probably they will be able to provide some contacts.
Rendy asks: Hello. I am Czech citizen. I got married with Ukrainian girl. She has been living in Czech Republic for last 15 years, has permanent residence here. After wedding she was told she has to go back to Ukraine to make new UKR internal passport (change surname). Based on that they can make new international passport on UKR embassy here in Prague. Well is it really needed for her to go back to Ukraine to ask for new internal passport?? According to my understanding internal UKR passport is needed just for ppl living in Ukraine. Is my assumption correct? Thanks!
Expert's answer:
Yes, you are right. An internal Ukrainian passport is needed only to identify a citizen of Ukraine inside the country. An international Ukrainian passport is used similarly when a citizen of Ukraine is abroad. So if she has no problems at the moment with her current documents then receiving new documents is not required. Especially if she soon becomes a Czech citizen.
Selam asks: How much coffee is allowed to have in baggage without payout paying. Thank you.
Expert's answer:
It is allowed to bring food products for own consumption to Ukraine. Products in the manufacturer's packaging intended for retail trade (chocolate, spaghetti, tea, coffee, olive oil, etc.) - 1 pack is allowed.
Sergey asks: How to obtain Ukrainian Citizenship if I was born in Ukraine and living in the UK long time?
Expert's answer:
Most probably you have the right to acquire Ukrainian citizenship by geographic place of origin. The main issue is that Ukraine doesn't recognize double citizenship, so you have to pledge to terminate your other citizenship to become a citizen of Ukraine. You can get more info on the site of the Migration Service of Ukraine.
Niki Killian asks: According to the map there are radiation hot spots to the north east of the exclusion zone, what would cause the higher radiation levels so far away.
Expert's answer:
It is really not that far away, check this map. Winds at different heights spread clouds with radioactive particles throughout Europe and around the world. An intense release of radioactivity into the atmosphere in the form of a jet, which continuously changed its initial direction following the direction of the wind, was observed for about 10 days.
Chibu asks: I am a computer science student at Ternopil National Technical University, what job opportunities can I find in Ternopil as regards my field of study
Expert's answer:
You can check the following list of IT jobs available in Ternopil.
Ahmed asks: I have a Ukrainian student visa currently studying in Ukraine but i want to make a transfer to Germany buy obtaining their student visa so i want to know if i can make this application at the German embassy in Ukraine or i have to go back to my home country to start the application.
Expert's answer:
Most probably you will have to return to your country to make this application. But to be absolutely sure you should contact the embassy of Germany to Ukraine directly.
Alina asks: Hi,I am a resident of Ukraine and I've moved Pakistan when I was 14 having only my international passport. I am 22 now and didn't have a chance to go to Ukraine to get my internal passport. Can I travel to Turkey or Russia without visa with my international passport?
Expert's answer:
The validity period of the Ukrainian international passport is 10 years, but for the persons who are not yet 16 - 5 years. So you should get a new international passport, contact the embassy of Ukraine to Pakistan. Ukrainian internal passport is needed only when you are in Ukraine.
Heena asks: I have Ukraine visa that is long term type D which is going to expire by 25th of September can I apply for new visa before old one expire which is still valid? Or I have to get cancel my old valid visa?
Expert's answer:
You should directly contact the consulate of Ukraine in your country where you obtained your visa to get the latest info about this issue as requirements may vary from country to country.
Elvis asks: How I can get from Kharkov airport to Izyum?
Expert's answer:
There are regular trains and buses running from Kharkiv to Izyum. The trip takes about 1.5-2 hours.

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