President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has put into effect the decision of the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) adopted on July 16. According to the order, the officials will mention in the declaration the presence of dual citizenship as the President’s Office reported.
“To put into effect the decision of the National Security and Defense Council dated July 16 “On extra measures of coordination of the implementation of the state policy in the sphere of citizenship,” the message says.
Thus, the document offers to introduce a new column on the presence of the citizenship of other countries or residence cards for officials.
The president ordered the Cabinet of Ministers to inform at the NSDC meeting in August about the results of the development and consideration of the bills aiming for settlement of issues of dual citizenship.
The law comes into force since it is published.
On July 16, the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine decided that a column on the presence of dual citizenship will appear in the declaration.
Meanwhile, the National Security and Defense Council has decided to impose sanctions on nine more citizens who are already under US sanctions.