Journalists of Ukrainian TV channel 24 report there are about 200 gambling establishments in Lviv operating as lotteries.
Moreover, journalists found that opening such a “lottery salon” is not difficult in Ukraine. Some companies offer ready solutions for $ 5 thousand.These gambling points work around the clock.
Kosmolot, Sports Lotto, Favorite, all these are different brands of one network. All of them work under the license of the Ukrainian National Lottery. However, journalist repost these are much more than just lotteries as they managed to play an online roulette in one of the gambling halls displayed in the video report.
Previously the head of Kyiv police explained during the press meeting that police formally does not have the authority to close such gambling points as long as they provide a lottery license and other documents. So far, Lviv city administration has not reacted to the report published by the journalists.