Syrian opposition ready for direct talks with government delegation — representativeWorld February 22, 21:56
UN Syria envoy expects no breakthrough at new round of Syria talksWorld February 22, 21:09
Russia opposes sharing responsibility for fate of Middle East refugeesRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 22, 20:36
First woman in space Valentina Tereshkova may meet with Queen Elizabeth IIRussian Politics & Diplomacy February 22, 20:27
Spain’s famous footballer Puyol returns to Russia next week ahead of FIFA 2017, 2018 CupsSport February 22, 20:15
Putin promotes generals to higher military ranks after Syria operationMilitary & Defense February 22, 19:56
Russia, Turkey may discuss purchase of S-400 systems at March talksMilitary & Defense February 22, 19:18
European human rights watchdog welcomes court’s ruling on Russian opposition activistWorld February 22, 18:42
Maslenitsa festival: a week of pancakes and joySociety & Culture February 22, 17:49
MOSCOW, June 6 (Itar-Tass) - Around 11,000 illegal migrants have been deported from Russia for five months, the press service of the Federal Migration Service told Itar-Tass on Thursday.
Fines for migration law violations exceeded 21 million roubles, the press service said.
There are almost 1.8 million migrant workers, who have work permits in Russia. Of them 23,500 are registered as skilled and highly skilled staff.
“From the beginning of the year the Federal Migration Service held over 290,000 activities to detect violations in the migration legislation. Over 853,000 migrants were brought to administrative responsibility and 10,986 foreign workers were deported from Russia for grave violations,” the press service said.
The Federal Migration Service issues 71,000 temporary residence permits, 40,000 residence permits and 42,000 citizenships.
Over 10,000 people arrived in Russia under the state programme for resettlement of compatriots.