European Parliament to hold debates on visa-free regime suspension today

19:00, 14 December 2016

The debates around visa-free regime suspension mechanism are to be held in the European Parliament today.

This is the last obstacle on the way of visa liberalization while crossing border with the EU.

Earlier, the procedure was agreed in the relevant committee. The vote is scheduled for December 15th.

After addressing this issue, the MEPs of the European Council should begin considering the issue of granting a visa-free regime for Ukraine.

The respective decision will be published in the Official Journal of the European Union should follow. Free travel will be possible on the 21st day after the publication.