The Cabinet of Ministers will decide on the recognition of illegal and invalid passports issued by the Russian Federation to residents of the temporarily occupied Donbas. This was stated at a government meeting on May 8, Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman.
“Russia has begun issuing fake passports for citizens of Ukraine, it is absolutely illegal, we will never recognize any citizenship issued by the aggressor state, so today we will make the decision of the Ukrainian government to recognize illegal all passports that will be issued to citizens of Ukraine on our territory in violation of all international norms, “said Groyman.
He specified that these pseudo-documents will be considered illegal when crossing the state border, as well as during use in the territory of Ukraine.
“Moreover, we will appeal to all our allies, so that similar decisions were accepted by other countries so that these fake passports were found to be invalid when crossing the borders of other countries,” said Groysman.