The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that the decision of the Russian capital to simplify the procedure of obtaining Russian citizenship for residents of Donbass interference in the internal Affairs of the country.
Poroshenko also said that the Russian Federation would be as if " has crossed the red line ", and tried to convince Western countries to strengthen the penalties.
on Wednesday Vladimir Putin signed a Decree simplifying the acquisition of Russian citizenship for residents of certain districts of Luhansk and Donetsk regions. The head said that they do not wish to create problems for Kiev, however, the situation of human rights in the Donbass " out of bounds ".
The decree entered into force from the time of publication.
foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin tried to convince the residents of Donbas not to obtain Russian passports.
The permanent representative of Ukraine to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko said that he would appeal to the security Council on this issue.