Moscow: Russia has announced the issuance of passports to citizens of the liberated region of Kherson in Ukraine.

According to Russian media, the chairman of the Russian military-civilian administration, Kirill Strymosov, said that the citizens of the southern coastal region of Ukraine, Kherson, liberated by the armed forces of the Russian Federation, have the right to Russian citizenship, all Russian citizens were issued Russian passports. will go.

“As much as possible, we will try to integrate Kherson into the Russian Federation,” he said.

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It should be noted that the Russian Armed Forces had taken full control of the Khairson area in mid-March, after which the “eternal flame” was lit in Khairson on April 12 in memory of the soldiers who sacrificed their lives in World War II. The ceremony was held and Russian flags were flown at city buildings.