Over 54,000 Russians left Türkiye — Reason

12:57 - 2.04.2024

April 2, Fineko/abc.az. Türkiye will request an additional document to extend the residence permit.

ABC.AZ reports with reference to the foreign media that those who want to extend their residence permit in Türkiye must also indicate the address of UETS (National Electronic Notification System) when submitting documents. According to the Turkish Migration Department, the innovation will come into force on April 15.

For foreign citizens, the UETS address is issued at post offices. To receive the document, you will need to go to the post office with your passport and a valid residence permit, fill out a special application there and provide your phone number and email address.

According to local authorities, over the past year, more than 54,000 Russians with a residence permit have left Türkiye. The total number of Russians with a residence permit in the country decreased by 34% and reached less than 100,000.