Updated at 11:50,16-10-2017

10 thousand Ukrainian citizens seek employment in Belarus

Euroradio

25 thousand Ukrainians have registered in our country, head of the MIA Migration and Citizenship Department Alyaksei Byahun told ONT.

"Over 25 thousand Ukrainian citizens have gone through the existing registration procedure since January 1. 10 thousands have received special working permits. Some of them have applied for the status of refugees or asked for asylum,” he said.

Over 7 thousand Ukrainian citizens including 3 thousands from Donetsk and Lugansk Oblasts live in Homel Province now. 253 families have already received accommodation.

10 thousand Ukrainian citizens seek employment in Belarus