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 Petition to hold referendum on Ukraine's accession to NATO receives over 25,000 signatures

E-petition to the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko to hold a referendum on Ukraine's accession to NATO membership was signed by more than 25,000 people as of Nov. 3.

The petition is posted on the official website of the head of state, Censor.NET informs.

The author of the petition believes that millions of Ukrainians will support Ukraine's accession to NATO membership, and the referendum on joining the Alliance would give a clear signal both to the country's allies and enemies.

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Under the Law on citizens' petitions, the head of state is to consider an e-petition if it has been supported by at least 25,000 citizens within three months after the date of its creation.

Another petition to issue passports to citizens of Ukraine solely in Ukrainian was created Aug. 29, 2015. The ID is currently bilingual, issued both in Ukrainian and Russian. 26 days remain until the end of signatures collection in its support.

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Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n359029