The European Parliament has approved a mechanism of suspension of the visa-free regime. It is reported by the correspondent of Radio Liberty in Brussels Rickard Jozwiak.
According to his data in support of a mechanism of suspension of visa-free regime voted 485 deputies, 132 voted against, 29 abstained.
It should be noted that the mechanism for the suspension of the visa-free regime is important in the first place for Ukraine, Georgia and Kosovo. Visa-free regime for Georgia has been agreed, and the meeting on Ukraine will take place on February 1, 2017.
After the approval of the document on suspension mechanism in the European Parliament, it will be provided to the approval of the EU Council.