Over Half a Million Armenia Citizens Registered for Russian Federal
Migration Service

04.30.2014 12:42 epress.am

The number of Republic of Armenia citizens that registered for
migration in the territorial organs of the Federal Migration Service
of the Russian Government is more than half a million, reports local
daily Zhoghovurd.

The newspaper reports that according to official figures, last year,
587,069 Republic of Armenia citizens were registered. Of these,
145,122 received temporary residence permits, while 16,550 received
Russian citizenship.

In 2012, fewer Republic of Armenia citizens were granted Russian
citizenship (13,176).


From: Emil Lazarian | Ararat NewsPress