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Putin says 'glad' to give US boxing star Russian passport
Putin says 'glad' to give US boxing star Russian passport

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he would be glad to grant a request for Russian citizenship from US boxer Roy Jones Jr as the multiple world champion visited Russian-annexed Crimea.

Putin says 'glad' to give US boxing star Russian passport
Sesil Karatantcheva. Photo courtesy of webcafe.bg
Tennis player Sesil Karatantcheva to leave Kazakhstan

Kazakhstani tennis player Sesil Karatantcheva who is now capped for Kazakhstan has decided to return her Bulgarian citizenship.

Tennis player Sesil Karatantcheva to leave Kazakhstan
Rakhat Aliyev. ©youtube.com
Rakhat Aliyev applies for Cypriot citizenship

Rakhat Aliyev has applied for Cypriot citizenship.

Rakhat Aliyev applies for Cypriot citizenship
Rakhat Aliyev.
Rakhat Aliyev eyeing Cypriot citizenship

Rakhat Aliyev intends to obtain the citizenship of Cyprus: German lawyer Lothar de Maiziere.

Rakhat Aliyev eyeing Cypriot citizenship
'World citizen' pioneer Garry Davis dies
'World citizen' pioneer Garry Davis dies

Peace activist Garry Davis, who dramatically renounced his US citizenship in the dark days of the Cold War and founded a government for self-declared "world citizens" like himself, has died.

'World citizen' pioneer Garry Davis dies
US Senate passes comprehensive immigration reform
US Senate passes comprehensive immigration reform

In a vote hailed by US President Barack Obama, the Senate on Thursday passed comprehensive immigration reform that would put 11 million undocumented people on a path to earning citizenship.

US Senate passes comprehensive immigration reform
Putin grants France's Depardieu Russian citizenship
Putin grants France's Depardieu Russian citizenship

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday granted fast-track citizenship to France's Gerard Depardieu after the movie star complained about the French Socialist government's proposed 75 percent tax on the rich.

Putin grants France's Depardieu Russian citizenship
Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper. Photo courtesy of radio-canada.ca
Canada strips citizenship of alleged Nazi war criminal

Canada has stripped citizenship from a Ukrainian-born man it is seeking to deport for alleged ties to a Nazi killing squad in World War II.

Canada strips citizenship of alleged Nazi war criminal
Photo courtesy of philipvickersfithian.com
Nepal woman aged 105 finally granted citizenship

A pensioner has been granted Nepalese citizenship more than a century after she was born in a remote village of the Himalayan nation.

Nepal woman aged 105 finally granted citizenship

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