Transnistrian passport

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Transnistrian passport
Transnistria.jpg
The front cover of a contemporary Transnistrian passport.
Issued by  Transnistria
Type of document Passport
Purpose Identification
Eligibility requirements Transnistrian citizenship

The Transnistrian passport is issued to citizens of Transnistria for the purpose of international travel and for the purpose of legal identification within Transnistria.

Validity[edit]

As Transnistria is not recognised by the majority of nations of the world (with the exceptions of Abkhazia, South Ossetia and the Nagorno Karabakh Republic, all of which are also mostly unrecognised), a Transnistrian passport is not valid for travel to most countries in the world. As dual nationality is permitted, most people affected are entitled to either a Moldovan, Russian or Ukrainian passport for travel abroad.[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Munteanu, Angela; Igor Munteanu (May 2007). "Transnistria: a paradise for vested interests boeckler.de [PDF]". SEER-South-East Europe Review for Labour (CEEOL) (May): 58. Retrieved 2010-02-17.