Wednesday, August 14, it became known that almost 10 thousand inhabitants of Donetsk national Republic received Russian passports. This was reported by “Donetsk news Agency” reports, “Russian conversation”.

The population of the self-proclaimed Republic of Donbass began to receive Russian citizenship in a simplified procedure from 14 June 2019. The current owners of Russian passports of steel 9825 people.

Earlier the European Commission announced the creation of recommendations for member countries of the European Union regarding the non-recognition of Russian passports issued to residents of DND and LNR under the simplified procedure.

Recall that in Ukraine began to question the citizenship of the Russian Federation citizens of the breakaway republics of Donbass, when they fall on Kiev-controlled territory.