EU Council approves EU-Ukraine visa-free regime

18:50, 11 May 2017

The EU Council approved the visa-free regime between the EU and Ukraine. The respective deal will be signed by the European Parliament and a representative of the EU Council on May 17.

Ukraine’s president Petro Poroshenko is to attend the ceremony, too. After that, the approved bill will be published in the EU official journal.

The visa-free regime will take effect 20 days after the publication, which is June 11.