Of course you will say that the situation is not famous in small provincial towns and you are right, but in this case, why go abroad?
Why not just go to a big city in Russia or Ukraine? The area is closed, and it concerns only two regions of Ukraine and do you think a girl whose family is caught in a conflict will dream to flee her family and leave her brothers, parents in conflict army to bask in the Miami sun by a pool?
To immigrate, she must quit her job, sell her car, end her lease, sell her apartment, leaving family, friends, learn a new language from a country with a new mentality. Ask yourself the question, would you do this for a passport? So in the end who is the man who made the right choice?
I can hear the skeptics who thinks the Russian woman will just behave as a Quebec's wife when she will arrive.
Changing location can be very beneficial and meeting somebody from a different culture can be a unique learning experience.
For some other people it's more about practical concerns.
"Russian brides" is one of the most popular search term on Google related to Russia...
Men who travel to Russia are often interested in Russian women (and many of them – we estimate 30% – come specifically for that reason) and Russian women – in general – are not against marrying an interesting foreign man.Yet, for some others, it's based on some exotic attraction, fetish, and desire for control.In any case, it's important to realize the motivations of all the parties involved as it makes things much easier.These amendments specify that spouses, spouses of facts and conjugal partners whose relationship with the respondent two years old or less and have no children in common are subject to a period of conditional permanent residence.The condition requires the spouse, common-law or conjugal partner sponsored cohabiting in a conjugal relationship for a period of two years after becoming a permanent resident.What would make one purposefully decide that they want to find a partner abroad?