Translated by Ollie Richardson for Fort Russ
5th November, 2016
The Verkhovna Rada has introduced a resolution to abolish the visa-free regime between Ukraine and the Russian Federation. This information was published on the Parliament website.
The draft resolution on the appeal to the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on termination of the Agreement between the government of Ukraine and the government of the Russian Federation on visa-free trips of citizens of Ukraine and the Russian Federation was registered under No. 4030, the text of the resolution has not yet been published.
Among the 18 authors of the bill are Andriy Parubiy, Andriy Teteruk, Vladimir Parasyuk, etc.
As a reminder, in December, the head of the NSDC, Oleksandr Turchynov, proposed, in 2016, the introduction of a visa regime between Ukraine and the Russian Federation.