Teachers in Dagestan are promised big money to work in temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk and Luhansk oblasts

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The Ministry of Education and Science of Dagestan [Russia] invites teachers from the region to work in the so-called LPR [self-proclaimed Luhansk People’s Republic] and DPR [self-proclaimed Donetsk People’s Republic], promising big money - already 60 teachers have agreed to go.

Source: local publication [Caucasian knot]

Details: The Ministry of Education of Dagestan received a letter from the Ministry of Education of Russia, which states that in order to organise the educational process in the territory of the so-called "LPR" and "DPR" before the new school year, it is necessary to submit information about employees who are ready to travel to these regions for a long period.

As of 8 July, about 60 applications were submitted. The authorities promise that they will allegedly sign a resolution according to which teachers seconded to temporarily occupied territories of Luhansk and Donetsk oblasts are entitled to a daily payment of eight thousand rubles [approximately 126 US dollars] and double their salary.

Background: The Russian Federation wants to send teachers from Crimea to work in the occupied cities of Ukraine.