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After an alarming sequence of politically motivated arrests and freedom of speech violations, Russia is now suggesting stepping up control over Ukrainians who travel to Russian-occupied Crimea.

This proposal was put forward by Andrey Komissarov, Deputy Head for Control of Monitoring, Analysis and Prognosis at the Russian Federal Agency on Affairs of Nationalities, Russian news agency TASS reported on Dec. 16.

“When forming the migration system in Crimea, its strategically important position and conflicting relationship with neighboring Ukraine should be taken into consideration,” he said.

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