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Germany, France slam Russia over East Ukraine Citizenship Change

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Thu, 25 Apr 2019 09:48 GMT

Germany and France on Thursday April 25th condemned Moscow for making it easier to obtain Russian passports in separatist areas of east Ukraine, saying the move undermined the Minsk peace agreements, AFP has reported.

"Together with France, we condemn the Russian decree, which would ease the granting of Russian citizenship to people in parts of east Ukraine," the German foreign ministry said on Twitter.

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