For 11 years, 90 thousand people lost their citizenship of Ukraine

За 11 лет 90 тысяч человек лишились гражданства Украины

Most requests for renunciation of citizenship come from Germany, Russia, Austria, Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Lithuania and Latvia.

Ukrainian citizenship was terminated for 87 376 people since 2005, according to Ukrainian news, citing information received from the Ministry of foreign Affairs.

Available since 2005 at the Ministry of information, was terminated the citizenship of Ukraine: in 2005 7 139 persons, in 2006 – 944 5, 2007 – 9 454, in 2008 – 8 879 in 2009 – 420 6, 2010 – 6 985, 2011 – 7 461 in 2012 123 7, 2013 – 7 615, 2014 – 5 752, 2015 – 5 760, 2016 – 7 293, and in January-June 2017 – 1 551 face.

Of this amount 67 305 persons ceased to be the Ukrainians by their renunciation of citizenship 19 738 – according to international agreements, and 333, by loss of citizenship.

According to the foreign Ministry, the majority of applications on withdrawal from citizenship of Ukraine come from Germany, Russia, Austria, Netherlands, Kazakhstan, Lithuania and Latvia, and agreement on a simplified procedure for changing citizenship for those who left for permanent residence abroad in Ukraine with Belarus, Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan.

On July 31 President of Russia Vladimir Putin has signed a law that simplifies the procedure of granting Russian citizenship to Ukrainians.

For the sake of Ukrainians. Russia simplifies citizenship

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