In 2016, Ukrainian citizenship was granted to nearly 17 thousand people.
The President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in 2016 has granted citizenship of Ukraine 131 Russian.
According to the report, in 2016, the citizenship of Ukraine received 16 866 individuals, of whom 809 of foreigners and stateless persons upon their application, taken Ukrainian citizenship by presidential decree.
In particular, 131 adopted by the decree of the President of the citizenship of Ukraine a person was a citizen of Russia, 97 – Syria, 75 – stateless (the citizens of any state they were previously not specified).
64 adopted in 2016, the citizenship of Ukraine by the decree of the President were citizens of Armenia, 61 – Afghanistan, 52 – Iran, 47 – Georgia, 43 – Moldova, 31 – Lebanon, 30 – Uzbekistan.
26 received in 2016 Ukrainian citizenship were citizens of Armenia, 22 – Azerbaijan 13 – Jordan and Pakistan, 12 – Belarus, 11 – Palestine and Egypt.
Nine persons taken Ukrainian citizenship in 2016, were citizens of Nigeria, eight Turkish, seven Bangladeshi, six of Turkmenistan, five in Vietnam, four – Kazakhstan and Tunisia, India and Algeria, and two in Angola, Cameroon, Libya, Morocco, Sudan.
Also the citizenship of Ukraine in 2016, was adopted by one citizen of the United States, Germany, Israel, Greece, North Korea, Cuba, Nepal, Saudi Arabia, Congo, Yemen and Tajikistan.
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