Australia does not recognize the passports of “DNR/LNR” and supports sanctions against Russia

Australian authorities do not intend to admit the documents of the militants of the so-called “DNR” and “LNR”, and also will continue to support sanctions against Russia. This “UKRINFORM” reported at the Ukrainian Embassy in Australia.

The Embassy noted that Russia’s recognition of these passports is not an argument for the recognition of their in Australia.

“Australia’s position regarding respect for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine remains unchanged. Australian colleagues have assured us that Australia does not recognize and will not accept these documents,” the Embassy said.

In addition, depreciatio said that Australia will continue to support sanctions against Russia.

We will remind, on February 18 the President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed a decree on the recognition in Russia of the documentsissued to citizens of Ukraine and stateless persons residing in the occupied territories of Donetsk and Lugansk regions of Ukraine.

Note that many countries have declared the inadmissibility of the recognition of the documents of the militants and that Russia’s actions violate the Minsk agreement.