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Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« on: December 16, 2016, 08:31:15 AM »
Looks like there may be a chance for some to win a green card for Russia in the near future.. :8)

http://getrussia.com/news/russian_residence_permit_might_be_given_to_lottery_winners/?utm_source=getrusfb&utm_medium=social&utm_campaign=russia-may-introduce-a-green-card-lott

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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #1 on: December 16, 2016, 11:51:36 AM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...
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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #2 on: December 16, 2016, 12:08:58 PM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...

Why??? Its boring in Western Europe. I could never live in Denmark its like where you go to retire , smoke your pipe and sit in from of the fire with your slippers on after a pint?


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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #3 on: December 16, 2016, 08:14:52 PM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...

It would make going and coming for married folks easier.
What is worse than not being able to get what you don't even want?

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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #4 on: December 16, 2016, 11:47:53 PM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...

Why??? Its boring in Western Europe. I could never live in Denmark its like where you go to retire , smoke your pipe and sit in from of the fire with your slippers on after a pint?

Do you not have a residence permit already??

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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #5 on: December 16, 2016, 11:50:34 PM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...

It would make going and coming for married folks easier.

It seems to be only for those who wish to reside permanently in Russia...

Americans can now get a multi-entry 3 year visitors visa, which makes for much easier visiting...

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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #6 on: December 17, 2016, 02:11:14 AM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...

quote author=Steveboy link=topic=26179.msg4545[43#msg454543 date=1481915338]
Why??? Its boring in Western Europe. I could never live in Denmark its like where you go to retire , smoke your pipe and sit in from of the fire with your slippers on after a pint?
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Moby is not into city living - but I'd take Copenhagen over Moscow - any day.. [ S.C lived there 20 plus years and feels the same ]     Piter.. is a great place to visit  ..  Moby  bought PC components from Denmark [!] and regularly flew Ryanair to 'Malmo' Sturup and hired a car in Sweden - just so he could cross THAT bridge..

However, if the Green card allowed me to live in the hills above Sochi ....... I'd fly drones, try to learn to ski - again - and teach sailing whist learning to make Black honey, popping into the local micro brewery bar for a pint  with the 'dog'  .....Might have to send S.C to Thailand from Jan to March - as she doesn't like the cold and Sochi is suffering a freakishly cold winter..Bliss.

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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #7 on: December 17, 2016, 03:07:27 AM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...
I would very much like to have a method that doesn't add $200 on every time I visit my inlaws in Crimea.

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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #8 on: December 17, 2016, 04:23:26 AM »

I would very much like to have a method that doesn't add $200 on every time I visit my inlaws in Crimea.

The only downside of the transition from Ukr. to Rus.

I see - so the cost - now in Roubles haven't gone through the roof ?! ...Crimea is more expensive than neighbouring Krasnodar Krai ..

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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #9 on: December 17, 2016, 06:13:36 AM »
Does Russia need immigrants? Are they looking to transform those wide open spaces into a multiculty hellhole?
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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #10 on: December 17, 2016, 07:26:41 AM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...

Why??? Its boring in Western Europe. I could never live in Denmark its like where you go to retire , smoke your pipe and sit in from of the fire with your slippers on after a pint?

Do you not have a residence permit already??

No I have been here illegally for years.. problem is anytime I decide to travel I need to crawl through a few hedges and swim through a few rivers to exit the country.. :chuckle:

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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #11 on: December 17, 2016, 08:47:43 AM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...

Why??? Its boring in Western Europe. I could never live in Denmark its like where you go to retire , smoke your pipe and sit in from of the fire with your slippers on after a pint?

Do you not have a residence permit already??

No I have been here illegally for years.. problem is anytime I decide to travel I need to crawl through a few hedges and swim through a few rivers to exit the country.. :chuckle:

Watch out for them  :censored: ing Icebergs, look at what they did to the "Titanic", you'll have no chance against them.. :ROFL:

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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #12 on: December 17, 2016, 08:56:39 AM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...

Why??? Its boring in Western Europe. I could never live in Denmark its like where you go to retire , smoke your pipe and sit in from of the fire with your slippers on after a pint?

Do you not have a residence permit already??

No I have been here illegally for years.. problem is anytime I decide to travel I need to crawl through a few hedges and swim through a few rivers to exit the country.. :chuckle:

Watch out for them  :censored: ing Icebergs, look at what they did to the "Titanic", you'll have no chance against them.. :ROFL:

I can't swim... :ROFL: :ROFL:

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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #13 on: December 17, 2016, 09:17:35 AM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...

Why??? Its boring in Western Europe. I could never live in Denmark its like where you go to retire , smoke your pipe and sit in from of the fire with your slippers on after a pint?

Do you not have a residence permit already??

No I have been here illegally for years.. problem is anytime I decide to travel I need to crawl through a few hedges and swim through a few rivers to exit the country.. :chuckle:

What will you do if you get seriously ill or infirm? Pretty sure Russian Gov. won't help and neither will UK if you've been out so long. No free ride in UK anymore...
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Re: Russian Green Card coming to a lottery near you soon..
« Reply #14 on: December 17, 2016, 09:46:57 AM »
Can't imagine anything much less desirable...

Why??? Its boring in Western Europe. I could never live in Denmark its like where you go to retire , smoke your pipe and sit in from of the fire with your slippers on after a pint?

Do you not have a residence permit already??

No I have been here illegally for years.. problem is anytime I decide to travel I need to crawl through a few hedges and swim through a few rivers to exit the country.. :chuckle:

What will you do if you get seriously ill or infirm? Pretty sure Russian Gov. won't help and neither will UK if you've been out so long. No free ride in UK anymore...

I will cross that bridge should it happen..I don't think of that kind of stuff, if you do you never land up doing anything in life other than sitting being content. Its a little like not flying incase the plane comes down. What ever happens in life I will solve it , thats more important for me.
I guess if i woke up with a brain tumour tomorrow I would return to the Uk and die somewhere over there, it life :(