Donbas occupiers issue over 850 Russian passports to civilians in three months – journalists (Video) A few more thousand passports were issued to Russian-led forces.
13:12, 23 July 2019
Trap for Ukrainian authorities. Why Putin simplifies naturalization of Donbas residents
18:30, 19 July 2019
IDP Ministry on Zelensky's idea of issuing passports to ethnic Ukrainians: Risks need to be assessed Zelensky instructed Ukraine's Foreign Ministry to elaborate a simplified procedure for certain groups to attain Ukrainian citizenship.
23:57, 18 July 2019
Response to Putin: Zelensky mulls dual citizenship for Ukrainian diaspora The President’s Office is outraged by Russia's failure to release 24 Ukrainian POW sailors and the easing of naturalization procedure for Donbas residents.
09:00, 18 July 2019
U.S. envoy: It's provocative step for Russia to issue passports to citizens of another country The U.S. authorities will be looking at whether they are in a position to identify and not recognize such passports.
13:21, 29 May 2019
Klimkin: Meeting Russia's demands for lifting sanctions in Council of Europe to destroy Minsk accords The minister said his position had been heard and noted, in particular, by German, French and Dutch colleagues.
17:55, 13 May 2019
Poroshenko: Ukrainian passports more powerful than those of Russia Ukrainian passports let Ukrainians travel to 133 countries without a visa or with a visa on arrival.
12:55, 04 May 2019
Ukraine's Defense Minister: Russian passportization could be used as pretext for large-scale war Poltorak says Ukraine should encourage partners to form an international coalition and put pressure on Russia.
19:30, 03 May 2019
Putin signs decree to simplify granting Russian citizenship to certain categories of Ukrainians The decree shall come into force on the day of its signing.
18:52, 01 May 2019
Hrymchak: Residents of occupied Donbas who get Russian passports should be deprived of Ukrainian citizenship The purpose of Putin's decree is to legalize militants in eastern Ukraine.
15:55, 01 May 2019
Ukraine protests against Russia-based centers issuing passports for Donbas Ukraine calls on international partners not to recognize and not to accept documents issued by the Russian Federation to Ukrainian citizens residing in Russia-occupied Donbas.
18:59, 30 April 2019
Ukraine should officially recommend Russian citizens leave occupied Donbas – official This move should follow Russian President Vladimir Putin's statement on the issue of Russian passports to residents in eastern Ukraine.
15:29, 30 April 2019
"Hey, EU!": MEP Harms calls on EU to respond to Putin's move on passports in Donbas On April 24, Putin signed a decree on the simplified procedure for issuing Russian passports to residents of the temporarily occupied Donbas.
20:10, 27 April 2019
Ukraine preparing new anti-Russian sanctions over Putin's move on passports in Donbas Kyiv will insist on imposing not personal sanctions, as was the case with Russia's aggression in the Kerch Strait, but on tougher sectoral or economic ones.
17:15, 27 April 2019
Putin says Russia may simplify granting Russian citizenship to all Ukrainians He assured that all social obligations to Russian citizens would be fulfilled.
14:25, 27 April 2019
Ankle monitor again put on Kherson official suspected of ordering assassination of activist Handziuk The preventive measure will last for 60 days, until June 1.
20:04, 05 April 2019
Ankle monitor removed from Kherson official suspected of ordering Handziuk assassination – lawyer The lawyers are preparing an appeal against the court's decision to suspend Manger from the post of chairman of Kherson Regional Council for one month.
14:28, 11 March 2019
"DPR/LPR" leaders promise Russian passports to locals – OSINT group A relevant decree is said to be signed by Russian President Vladimir Putin.
15:18, 14 January 2019
Russian invaders in Donbas obtain so-called "passports" in "LPR-DPR" – Ukraine intel Russian army officers are first in line to get the IDs to conceal their presence in the warzone.
16:30, 08 January 2019