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I am told my passport issue date 'must be greater than 27.01.2016', which mine is not, what can I do?

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Why would my passport need to be issued after 27th January 2016? I can't renew my passport yet, it expires on 24th September 2023. Please help?
asked Aug 2, 2016 in Russian Visa by Schnellmann (130 points)

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