For 2018, the recorded growth in the number issued to the Crimean Ukrainian passports. This at a press conference said the first Deputy permanent representative of the President of Ukraine in Crimea Nigeria Gdanov, transfers “RBC-Ukraine”.
As of August 1, an ID card received 4.5 thousand Crimeans. Gdanov added that the issuing of passports is in the Kherson region.
“We see increasing demand from citizens of Ukraine from the Crimea to the receipt of the document of the state sample” – he added.
In addition, from 2017 also observed a significant increase in the number of issued biometric passports Crimeans to travel abroad.
“For the period from 1 January 2017 to 14 September 2017 8 thousand 398 people received passports of the citizen of Ukraine for travel abroad. In a year – 55 thousand 392 people,” said Gdanov.
It is also reported that in the Kherson region opened additional centres for issuance of documents of the Crimeans.
As reported, according to the State migration service of Ukraine, since the Ukrainians have issued more than 3 million passports. As the Minister of internal Affairs of Ukraine Arsen Avakov, the queues for biometric passports is no longer on the territory of Ukraine.