The decision of the adviser to the head of the Odessa region of Ukraine Maria Gaidar to renounce Russian citizenship - not more than than a way to attract attention, in addition, thus, It "negates" all what he did in Russia, says the head of the Council on migration policy of the presidential Council on human rights (HRC) Evgeny Bobrov.
Gaidar said on air of the "First city" Odessa TV channel that wrote the message about the refusal of Russian citizenship. The law of Ukraine does not provide for the possibility to hold dual citizenship.
"I think, because it's just a way to attract attention - if it failed to achieve something. You could find a more worthy use for the benefit of people to be. She's in the Kirov region was in charge of social policy. There are so many questions that the PR will be, And all anything, only that something did. You can also go see a couple of prisons - how women live There. And that at least something before the end to finish. But it is an empty PR, " said Fins news the beavers.
in his vision, the very strange Decision Gaidar to accept the offer of the head of Odessa Mikhail Saakashvili, Because he has an impeccable reputation." To go to the workplace to these rather strange people - I don't know what She's going to reach There. But if it requires another And renunciation of citizenship (Russia), then It yourself And then it all cancels. I don't see any sense at all in this act. And There will achieve nothing, " added the opposition leader.
The head of the Metropolitan Helsinki group (MHG) Lyudmila Alekseeva has expressed regret that Gaidar decided to renounce citizenship of the Russian Federation, but was aware of it.
"At least in the memory of the father I wish It remained a Russian citizen, but I understand it. Because she did offer an interesting job, And here she found no use. In Ukraine it is impossible (to have) a second citizenship, apparently, she had reason, I had to choose