For the year Poroshenko deprived of citizenship 5200 people

Порошенко за год лишил гражданства 5200 человек

The President has revoked the citizenship of thousands of people

At the same time Ukrainian citizenship were less than 1000 people.

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko in 2017 deprived of Ukrainian citizenship to almost 5200 persons received the citizenship of Ukraine by less than 1,000 people. This was reported in the presidential Administration, according to Ukrainian news.

“During 2017 the citizenship of Ukraine was adopted 957 persons”, – is told in the message.

As noted, 94 of them were stateless persons.

A decree on the termination of citizenship was issued due to renunciation of citizenship 4 296 individuals, the loss of citizenship 47 the parties and stipulated in international treaties concerning the grounds 825.

We will remind, Russia has simplified citizenship for Ukrainians.