The citizenship of Ukraine for six months has received 55 Russians

Гражданство Украины за полгода получили 55 россиян

Russian citizens regularly receive the passport of Ukraine

First of all 2017 Ukrainian citizenship was 405 foreigners.

For the six months 2017 the citizenship of Ukraine received 405 of foreigners and persons without citizenship. This is stated in the answers of the presidential Administration and the State migration service to requests of Ukrainian news.

Since the beginning of 2017, President Petro Poroshenko made to Ukrainian citizenship 405 people. Among them, 55 Russian citizens, 54 – Syria, 47 stateless persons, 44 of the citizen of Armenia, 35 – and 31 Afghanistan – Moldova.

17 taken in 2017 in the Ukrainian nationality of persons were citizens of Iran, 16 – Georgia, 15 – Lebanon, 11 – Uzbekistan, 10 – Jordan.

Also Poroshenko has accepted the citizenship of Ukraine 9 citizens of Iraq, 8 – Azerbaijan 7 – Egypt and Pakistan, 6 from Nigeria, 5 of Turkmenistan, 4 from Belarus and Kazakhstan, on the 3rd of Turkey and Vietnam, and 2 – Algeria and Tunisia, 1 – USA, Brazil, Lithuania, Tajikistan, ivory coast, Togo, Libya, Morocco, Sudan and Palestine.

Thus for six months, Poroshenko has terminated the citizenship of Ukraine 1 567. In particular, citizenship 1 280 employees were terminated in connection with the release of Ukrainian citizenship, 19 – due to the loss of citizenship, and 268 – prescribed international agreements grounds.

As reported Корреспондент.netfor all of 2016, the citizenship of Ukraine received more than 800 foreigners, including 131 Russian.

Recall that, during President Poroshenko approved the termination of citizenship of the 18 676 people.

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