Russia’s Decision to Grant Expedited Citizenship to Residents of Russia-controlled Eastern Ukraine

Press Statement Morgan Ortagus  Department Spokesperson Washington, DC April 24, 2019 The United States condemns today’s decision by President Putin to provide expedited Russian citizenship to Ukrainians living in Russia-controlled eastern Ukraine. Russia, through this highly provocative action, is intensifying its assault on Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity. President Putin’s decision creates a serious obstacle ...
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