Pavlo Fuks, the businessman who has just faced Ukrainian sanctions due to the illegal procurement of licenses states that his Russian passports are invalid. Fuks reported that on his Telegram channel.
"Yesterday, my lawyers received certified extracts of Russia's migration and tax services, which confirm that I left the Russian citizenship according to all procedures. I do no business in the Russian Federation, and I don't pay taxes there", Furks wrote.
According to him, Russian Interior Ministry database checks confirm that his passports are invalid.
We recently reported that President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky imposed sanctions against Dmytro Firtash and Pavlo Fuks. The head of state also introduced restrictions on a number of Russian citizens, including Gazprom company's Chairman Alexey Miller.
In addition, the Ukrainian leader introduced sanctions on Russian airlines, including PJSC Aeroflot – Russian Airlines, JSC Russian Helicopters, Ural Airlines, and others.