A total of 4,000 Ukrainians have applied for refugee status and 27,500 people have asked for temporary shelter, he said.
Sixty Russian regions, primarily the Rostov region, accommodate Ukrainian refugees. They put up at their relatives and try to find job, Kalyuzhny said.
“The procedure for granting them citizenship is underway,” Golodets said adding that “the procedure has become simplified.
According to the Migration Service, the flow of migrants will increase.