The government introduced a new type of Russian visa

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Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on the introduction of a new visa — on entry to receive a temporary residence permit. Document posted Wednesday on the government website.

Changes shall be made in accordance with the Federal law of June 7, he approved new rules for foreigners who received permission to temporarily stay in Russia and that to enter the country visa is required.

Simultaneously with the permit in the passport will be stamped a visa for temporary residence for the entire term of the permit. The law also was added the appropriate type of visa on entry to obtain such permission.

«Ordinary visa to enter Russia in order to obtain a temporary residence permit in Russia will be issued to a foreign citizen for up to four months by the diplomatic mission or consular institution of the Russian Federation in the presence of the decision of territorial body of the Ministry of internal Affairs on the results of this foreign citizen a temporary residence permit in Russia. This visa can only be single», — stated in the message.