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U.S. hits out at Putin for simplifying Russian passport process to east Ukraine

Devdiscourse News Desk | Washington DC | Updated: 25-04-2019 05:37 IST | Created: 25-04-2019 05:19 IST
U.S. hits out at Putin for simplifying Russian passport process to east Ukraine
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The United States condemned on Wednesday Russian President Vladimir Putin's order simplifying the procedure for obtaining a Russian passport for residents of separatist-controlled eastern Ukraine.

"Russia, through this highly provocative action, is intensifying its assault on Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity," the U.S. State Department said in a statement.


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