Ukraine has banned the entry of about 40 artists from Russia

Украина запретила въезд около 40 артистам из РФ

In the “black list” includes artists like Lolita, Yulia Samoylova, Natasha Koroleva and others.

Ukraine has banned entry to its territory for a period of 3 years for almost 40 Russian actors and singers for the illegal visit to the Crimea in interview to “Interfax-Ukraine” said the head of the state border service Viktor Nazarenko.

“To date we have identified about 40 people – artists and other public figures from Russia, who visited the Crimea”, – said Nazarenko and added that the gpsu are grateful for the assistance provided by concerned citizens of Ukraine and law enforcement agencies.

In the “black list” includes artists like Lolita, Yulia Samoylova, Natasha Koroleva, Nikolay Dobrynin, Lyudmila Artemyev and others.

Nazarenko said that in 2016, was denied entry to Ukraine for 5.4 thousand foreigners, including more than 1.2 thousand citizens of Russia.

This year, the total number of bans has reached 2.5 thousand, 616 of them are citizens of the Russian Federation.

We will remind, in SBU has decided to ban for three years the entry of representatives of Russia at Eurovision-2017 Yulia Samoilova.

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