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Some regional centers in Ukraine are ignoring a government decision to introduce the so-called "weekend quarantine."

In particular, the relevant curbs will not be imposed in the town of Rivne this weekend, as reported by the local newspaper 7 Days with reference to the statement of Rivne Mayor Volodymyr Khomko.

The reason for such a move is that the local emergency commission, which is supposed to amend the quarantine regime locally, will only meet on November 16.

Read also"Weekend quarantine" one of steps toward complete lockdown in Ukraine, official saysYesterday, several dozen entrepreneurs rallied outside Rivne Regional State Administration against the introduction of the "weekend quarantine," which they believe would destroy their businesses.

The city of Lviv, as well as the town of Sloviansk near the Donbas frontline, also defied the instruction.

Lviv authorities went further, intending to sue the Cabinet of Ministers.

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