September 29, 2022

Russia will not give out passports to mobilised people

MOSCOW: Moscow will not give out passports to Russians mobilised by the army, a government information portal said on Wednesday, as fears of travel restrictions rise and tens of thousands flee the country."If a citizen is summoned for army service or received a summons , he will be refused a passport," the government website said. It added that those who are not issued a passport will be notified how long the hold will be in place.Since President Vladimir Putin announced a mobilisation to prop...