SIMFEROPOL, March 20. /ITAR-TASS/. Crimean Prime Minister Sergei Aksyonov received the Russian passport, CrimeaInform news agency reports. Deputy head of the Federal Migration Service of Russia Yelena Rodochina presented the document to the republic’s premier.
Earlier in the day the premier said that the issuing of Russian passports to Crimeans proceeds in a routine way.
“Passports are in sufficient supply. We aim to issue Russian passports promptly,” Aksyonov said. He pointed out again that Crimeans receive Russian passports free.