At the meeting, Zelensky and Mogherini discussed plans concerning the reforms which settle the situation in Donbas. Besides, they talked about the imposition of restrictive measures against Russian officials suspected of issuing Russian passports to Donbas residents.
On May 1, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree granting the right to a simplified procedure for obtaining Russian citizenship to certain categories of citizens of Ukraine.
On April 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree according to which the procedure for obtaining Russian citizenship for residents of Donetsk and Luhansk regions is simplified. Applications for entry into citizenship of the Russian Federation, which are received from residents of ORDLO, should be considered no more than three months from the date of submission.