Donetsk, Feb 16 - DAN. The Donetsk People’s Republic has issued passports to more than 655,000 people since March 2016, the Interior Ministry press service reported on Tuesday.

“The Interior Ministry’s Migration Service departments have issued 655,091 DPR passports since March 2016,” the press service said. “As many as 36,761 people have got DPR passports since the beginning of this year.

DPR passport is the key requirement for applicants seeking to obtain fast track Russian citizenship.*jk