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A polarizing figure abroad, the Turkish leader maintains close ties with both Ukraine and Russia, as well as Eastern Europe.
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At the meeting they decided that they needed to unite to establish a formal sex worker organisation to fight for the rights of sex workers.
The first sex worker-led organisation that was established in Ukraine was League Legalife, in Kiev.
According to the International Organization for Migration, it is Russia and not the EU that remains the main country of destination for trafficking from Ukraine, 67% of people trafficked in Russia in 2016 came from Ukraine, 64% in 2015 and 77% in 2014.
The director of the La Strada anti-trafficking organization Kateryna Levchenko told Stop Fake that introducing visa-free travel to EU countries does not lead to increased sex trafficking.