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In the time when I needed visas to enter Russia I queued at their consulates on three different continents. I have also queued at various bureaucracies inside Russia. On balance, I saw no difference between the two. It's part of what is and I doubt that questions put directly to staff will yield up anything more valuable. In my experience each Russian ...


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TL;DR: No. The situation you describe is almost certainly entirely the Russians' own doing. The host country for an embassy gets very little say about that embassy's activities. They can refuse the letters of credence of an incoming ambassador, but this is a major diplomatic snub and is not too far off from breaking diplomatic relations entirely. They ...


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According to federal law, a passport should be issued within 3 months of the date of application. (note that the date quotes below are not the edition date of the law, but rather the registration date, as some sources put it -- something akin to the date of the first passage of the given law, which then can get amended multiple times, still bearing the ...


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People who try to gloss over a previous discrepancy often find themselves in an awkward situation as the 'tangled web' grows bigger and bigger. They appreciate it more if you are straight up about it. Your optimal strategy at this point is to identify the REAL company you work for. It may be different from what you wrote in your first application. It ...


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The requirement to present anything about travel arrangement derives from article 14(1)(c) of the regulation. What it says is (my emphasis): When applying for a uniform visa, the applicant shall present: (a) documents indicating the purpose of the journey; (b) documents in relation to accommodation, or proof of sufficient means to cover ...



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