Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Kozak said that Russia provided the Status of Refugees 105 thousand citizens of Ukraine.
On this, as the “Interfax”, the official said at a meeting with Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said.
According to Kozak, every day about 500 allegations of participation in the program of voluntary resettlement of compatriots from abroad. In this regard, the Deputy Prime Minister proposed to increase the quota of the program to 20 thousand people.
According to the UN in Russia at the beginning of August were running about 730 000 refugees from Ukraine, who left the country due to armed conflict in the East.
According to Kozak, many Ukrainian want to move to the Far East.