LPR authorities admit it is impossible for some separatist fighters to obtain ‘passports’ in the ‘republic’
The Luhansk People’s Republic (LPR) refuses to issue its passports to employees of the people’s militia who are registered in territory under Ukraine’s control, as stated by Dmitry Sidorov, a member of the People’s Council of the LPR.
“The servicemen of our people’s militia are not provided with passports because they are registered as Ukrainian residents. Here, they do not have the opportunity to register because you can’t be registered in the rented apartment. These are our servicemen and we cannot provide them with passports,” he said.
In the summer of 2017, the LPR expanded the list of citizens who could receive …read more