Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Donetsk People's Republic

FOREIGN CITIZENS WILL BE ABLE TO ENTER THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION FROM THE TERRITORIES OF THE DPR, LPR, UKRAINE SIMPLY

06 March 2022
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Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on simplifying the procedure for entry and stay in Russia for foreign citizens and stateless persons from the territories of the Donetsk People's Republic, the Luпansk People's Republic and Ukraine.

According to the document, the entry of persons from these territories and their departure from Russia to the states of their citizenship or permanent residence can be carried out without issuing a visa using documents proving their identity, including documents with expired validity. It is specified that these persons will have the right to stay in Russia up to 15 days from the date of crossing the state border.

The full text of the decree can be found here.