841 persons obtained Ukrainian citizenship by presidential decree this year

According to the State Migration Service of Ukraine, from the beginning of 2019, 841 people received Ukrainian citizenship by presidential decree.

For comparison, for the whole of 2017, 971 people received citizenship in this way, and in 2018 - 983 people.

At the same time, on the basis of agreements on a simplified procedure for changing citizenship, 73 people received Ukrainian citizenship in 2017, 70 people in 2018 and 47 people from the beginning of 2019.

9 people regained Ukrainian citizenship in 2017, 8 people in 2018 and 5 since the beginning of 2019.

At the same time, from the beginning of 2019, Ukrainian citizenship of 15 persons was terminated.

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