Russia starts issuing Russian passports in Crimea

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Mar. 19, 2014 17:46
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Moscow - Russia has started issuing Russian passports in Crimea, Russian Federal Migration Service Chief Konstantin Romodanovsky said. "Work has begun. We have issued some passports today," Romodanovsky told Interfax.

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