Russian human rights commissioner investigating cases of citizenship revocation of Crimean residents
The problem of revoking Russian citizenship of many people in the Crimea and Sevastopol can be solved within the framework of passport amnesty, as stated to journalists in Sevastopol by Russia’s Commissioner for Human Rights, Tatyana Moskalkova, Kryminform reports.
“We have cases where the citizenship of people who live in Sevastopol and the Crimea has been revoked and I have received these appeals. I, in turn, appealed to the Russian government to conduct a comprehensive verification of these situations,” said Moskalkova.
The day before the ombudsman discussed this issue with the head of the Russian government of Crimea, Sergey Aksyonov.
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