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Visas: Russia

Question for Home Office

UIN 131309, tabled on 28 February 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department, how many Russian nationals who are holders of tier 1 visas have been identified as having previously been in the Russian armed forces.

This answer is the replacement for a previous holding answer.

Answered on

21 March 2022

For all Tier 1 entry clearance applications, applicants were required to confirm if they have had previous employment in the Armed Forces.

This data is only captured in a free text field, which would entail a manual trawl of individual records to capture the information requested.

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