The MP said that the passport is cancelled.
Deputy Andrey Artemenko, which became widely known at the beginning of this year due to the “peace plan for lease of Crimea to Russia”, said that his canadian passport was cancelled in 2014. The politician showed pictures of the document, the newspaper reports Hvilya.
During the round table in Kiev on the topic “does Ukraine dual citizenship” Artemenko said that his canadian passport was cancelled before the parliamentary elections of 2014. However, he stressed that was cancelled passport, but not citizenship of Canada.
MP also showed pictures of his canadian passport right during the round table.
Canadian passport Artemenko
“The idea of double citizenship kills the idea of support of Ukraine from the Ukrainians, who have two or more nationalities, such as at least 3.5 million people. We lose the support of these people, if we go on such step”, — said Artyomenko.
We will remind, earlier Prosecutor’s office opened a criminal case against Artemenko, and the Radical party expelled MP from the faction. The attorney General also claimed that Artemenko has canadian citizenship.
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