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Cyprus began to revoke «Golden passports»

Cyprus began to revoke «Golden passports»

Since 2014 in Cyprus there is a program of providing citizenship to wealthy people who has invested in the country's economy. On May, 15th of this year, tougher rules for checking candidates for passports came into force. The rules changed after citizenship was granted to people who hide their criminal past.

Along with the changes, verification of people who received citizenship under this program earlier began. According to the results, 9 Russians have been deprived of their Cyprus passports.