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Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a decree to accept Ukraine's permanent presidential envoy to the Autonomous Republic of Crimea Borys Babin's resignation.

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Relevant decree No. 405/2018 of December 2 was published on the presidential website.

"To accept Borys Volodymyrovych Babin's resignation from the post of Ukraine's permanent presidential envoy to the Autonomous Republic of Crimea according to his application," the document says.

As UNIAN reported earlier, Babin was appointed to his post on August 17, 2017, to replace Natalia Popovych accused by activists of NGO Public Council on Crimea of inaction.