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Hi everybody! So, it happened that I'm living in Ukraine since July 2014. With this post, I might be starting a series of articles about Ukraine. The real one, not that stuff you see on TV. There's a lot of things that piss me off in Ukraine. However, most of them you can put up with. But still, there's stuff that makes me think: "I could never imagine THAT could be happening! That's not a human way to do things." This one is called "Try getting a passport".

First of all, Ukraine is one of the few countries where citizens need to get a special passport to travel abroad (International or "foreign" passport, translated directly from Russian). It is well-known how difficult and often impossible for the people of Ukraine it is to get a visa in order to enter any other country (except for those few countries which do not have a visa requirement, but nobody wants to go there anyway). Now, getting a passport only to be eligible to try to get a visa is a whole another adventure.

Let's admit...

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