There is no rush. Less than two hundred foreigners have been granted asylum in Ukraine

Ажиотажа нет. Менее двухсот иностранцев получили убежище в Украине

Asylum in Ukraine last year received a total of 167 people

How many of them have become official refugees for political reasons, statistics are silent.

Last year asylum in Ukraine was received by 167 people. This was announced by the Chairman of the State migration service, Maxim Sokoluk, transmit Ukrainian news.

“In 2015, 167 persons recognized as refugees or persons who need additional protection”, – said Sokolyk.

The official added that the Migration service does not maintain records of refugees who have received this status for purely political reasons.

Often requested for political asylum from citizens of Afghanistan, Syria, Russia, Somalia and Iraq.

We will remind, more than 330 thousand Ukrainians left the country as a result of armed conflict in the Donbass in 2015 have asked Russia for refugee status and temporary asylum.

As reported Корреспондент.net, may 10, the Russians asked for political asylum in Ukraine.

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In Belarus moved almost two thousand Ukrainians

In the Russian Federation brought the case to the pensioner for the help to refugees from the Donbass