Visa-free regime: No decision on EU-Ukraine visa-free regime suspension mechanism this week - media

14:01 Jul. 20, 2016

No decision on EU-Ukraine visa-free regime suspension mechanism this week - media

Ukrainian citizens will need biometric passports to travel to the EU without visas (UNIAN Photo)

Europarliament and European Council will make no step forward on EU-Ukraine visa-free regime in the nearest days  

A decision on suspension mechanism, necessary for moving forward in EU-Ukraine visa-free regime process is not to be awaited this week, a RFE/RL correspondent in Brussels Rikard Jozwiak tweets on Monday. 

Read also Ukraine to get visa-free regime no later than Nov. 24 – Poroshenko

"At the moment it seems like it will only be tech talks between EP & council on a suspension mechenism this week but no deals", he noted on his page. 

Adopting an EU visa-free suspension mechanism for Ukraine and other nations is reported as principally important option for resuming process of abolishing short travel visas for Ukrainians.

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