The Commissioner for human rights in the Russian Federation Tatiana Moskalkova campaigning ahead of time to prepare a simplified procedure for obtaining Russian citizenship for Ukrainians, now, in her vision, there is an imbalance in this respect.
"I think today turned out skewed with respect to the Ukrainian people, who do not have the opportunity to obtain citizenship under a simplified scheme," the – quoted by RIA "Novosti" statement Moskalkova during a visit on the last working day of the week multifunctional migration center in New Moscow.
The Ombudsman recalled that the Russian Federation has envisaged the right to obtain citizenship in a simplified manner for those who were born within present-day Russia. However, the people of Ukraine who were born outside Russia, the process of obtaining citizenship takes six years, including residence in the territory of the Russian Federation for More than six months for the temporary residence permit and five years – a residence permit." We have expressed interest in the conditions of a demographic hole that our country is replenished with respectable and willing to live in Russia. I think we will have to fight for the law on simplified capture of citizenship for citizens of Ukraine ", – she said. After the beginning punitive operations military power of Ukraine in the Donbass, in 2014, from Ukraine to the Russian authorities received 274 thousand Applications for asylum. According to the office of the high Commissioner of the United Nations on Affairs of immigrants, temporary asylum in Russia for two years received at least 300 thousand Inhabitants of Ukraine. May 1, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a law that simplifies the procedure for issuing a residence permit in the Russian Federation refugees from Ukraine. In late summer the Prime Minister Dmitrii Medvedev said that for immigrants from Ukraine, Russia always was and will be the second Home, then they will provide everything you need.