Sky News published this video item, entitled “Russia issues over half a million passports to separatist republics” – below is their description.
Russia has issued over half a million passports to the residents of the separatist republics in the last two years, in a process that’s being called ‘passportization’.
Ukraine says it’s illegal, but many residents are travelling large distances just to become Russian citizens.
Sky’s Moscow Correspondent Diana Magnay reports .Sky News YouTube Channel
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