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Brussels reporter for Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty Rikard Jozwiak has said the European Union may ban entry to Ukrainians with Russian passports.

"Eu ambassadors discussed the issue of Russia handing out passports in east Ukraine. 7 member states want sanctions, so long way to go to achieve unanimity. But they have instructed the commission to look into if ppl [people] with these passports can be stopped from entering the EU," he wrote on Twitter on May 17, 2019.

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As UNIAN reported earlier, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine outlawed Russian passports issued to Ukrainian citizens residing in Russia-occupied areas in Ukraine, namely Luhansk and Donetsk regions.