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Can my friend send me an invitation letter for a Russian visa?

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If my friend sends me an invitation letter, what does it need to include and how long will it take to be processed? I would like to visit in about a month...thanks!
asked Mar 17, 2016 in Russian Visa by smithjw (130 points)
edited Mar 19, 2016 by admin

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The invitation letter is done through a local police office at the address of your friend's registration. They have an official form your friend has to fill in and once they process it (which takes about 1 month), your friend will get that form and can post it to you so you can get your Russian visa.
answered Mar 19, 2016 by admin (5,930 points)