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The expansion of Internationalized Domain Names or IDNs among the country code registries continues. It is now possible to register Cyrillic IDNs in the .COM.UA and .KIEV.UA domain extensions. Domains may only contain Cyrillic symbols, digits (0-9) or a hyphen/dash (-). The domain name must include at least one Cyrillic symbol that is visually different from Latin symbols.
The Ukrainian IDNs are in the land rush phase until 19 Dec 19 2010. Domain can be registered by anyone, however, registrations during this phase require a 10 year minimum term.
On 21 December 2010, general registration begins and anyone can register IDN.COM.UA or IDN.KIEV.UA with registration terms ranging from 1 year to 10 years.