Only 1437 people from Artsakh applied for citizenship of Eastern Armenia

  • by Western Armenia, March 25, 2024 in Society
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"Only 1,437 people from Artsakh applied for citizenship of Eastern Armenia who were forcibly displaced and moved to Eastern Armenia."

Minister of Internal Affairs Vahe Ghazaryan said this at the meeting of the Standing Committee on Defense and Security of the National Assembly of Eastern Armenia.

"I want to refer to the process of registration of forcibly displaced persons as a result of the military operations unleashed by Baku against Artsakh.

According to the current legislation, 76,339 persons  received temporary protection certificates, 79,682 were registered, and 1,437 persons applied for citizenship. The works are continuing,"  said Vahe Ghazaryan.