About 670 thousand foreigners have received Russian citizenship since the beginning of the year
Since the beginning of 2021, 667 thousand 939 foreigners have become holders of Russian citizenship. The corresponding calculations were made by the Ministry of the Interior.
This number is almost 105 thousand people more than the same indicator last year. Then the citizenship of the Russian Federation was received by 563 thousand 342 citizens of foreign states. Writes about this TASS with reference to the summary of the Ministry of Internal Affairs on the migration situation in the country.
Earlier, the Russian Federation predicted an increase in the inflow of migrants in 2022. The corresponding forecast is based on information about the economic situation in the CIS countries, as well as on the expected consequences of changes in Russian migration legislation. ■