Ukraine extends mobilization and martial law until February 2023

16 November 2022, 10:55 PM
Verkhovna Rada (Photo:NV)

Verkhovna Rada (Photo:NV)

The Ukrainian parliament has voted to extend martial law and general mobilization in the country by 90 days, Ukrainian MP Yaroslav Zheleznyak reported via his Telegram channel on Nov. 16.

The wartime measures were extended through Feb. 19, 2023.

On Nov. 8, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy requested the extension of martial law and general mobilization.

During mobilization, all citizens of Ukraine liable for military service aged 18 to 60 can be called up for service, unless they have legal grounds for deferment.

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Men liable for military service between the ages of 18 and 60 are prohibited from leaving the country, barring some exceptions.

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