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 Poroshenko supported petition for revocation of citizenship for separatism

President Poroshenko advocates the forced revocation of citizenship for separatism.

He said this to reporters, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainski Novyny.

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"... Today a person can not be deprived of the citizenship of Ukraine according to the Constitution... This requires amendments to the Constitution and Ukraine's legislation. I've redirected it to the Verkhovna Rada. I can express my position as a president, I believe that the country at war should have this tool," he said.

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Poroshenko urged people's deputies to consider and support this initiative.

As previously reported, on Nov. 27, the e-petition for involuntary deprivation of citizenship for separatism was forwarded to the Presidential Administration for consideration.
 
 
 
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