Top Ukrainian officials resign amid anti-corruption drive

Several senior Ukrainian officials have resigned as President Volodymyr Zelensky begins a shake-up of personnel across his government.
A top adviser, four deputy ministers and five regional governors left their posts today.
Their departure come as Ukraine launches a broad anti-corruption drive.
Recently, authorities have seen bribery claims, reports of officials buying food at inflated prices and one figure accused of living a lavish lifestyle.
Senior aide Mykhailo Podolyak said Mr. Zelensky was responding to a key public demand that justice should apply to everyone.
The president has already banned state officials from leaving the country unless on authorised business.

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