Half a million Ukrainians used visa-free regime with European Union states, as Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine’s President, wrote on Twitter.
“Half a million Ukrainians used visa-free regime with European Union states since June 2017!” he wrote.
As it was reported earlier, visa-free regime between Ukraine and European Union states came into force on June 11.
It should be noted that the system of fixation of biometric data for citizens of 70 countries was introduced on January 1, 2018. The biocontrol in a test mode on Ukraine’s border with Russia was established on December 27.
As we reported earlier, Ukraine started conducting talks with “white Schengen” states to establish a visa-free regime with them. The white Shenzhen zone states are those which have the visa-free regime with the European Union. Apart from Ukraine, 61 states are included in this list. Ukraine’s Government is conducting talks with them to get a right for the visa-free admission for Ukrainians.
Earlier, the visa-free regime with Kuwait was introduced and an agreement with Qatar was signed. Besides, talks with South Korea are being conducted.