Ukrainian Politics

 Introduction of visas for Russians may take up to six months, - MP Siumar

The process of visa regime introduction for Russian citizens travelling to Ukraine will last up to six months.

As reported by Censor.NET citing Interfax-Ukraine, such an opinion was expressed by People's Front faction Deputy Chairman Viktoria Siumar.

"This is a matter of the Ukrainian parliament's political will. Such a step made by Rada will indicate the beginning of the process that will last more than one month. When we discussed this issue in 2014, we were talking about three to six months," Siumar told reporters on the sidelines of the Verkhovna Rada in Kyiv on Tuesday.

Read more: Ukraine may consider introduction of visas for Russians, - Foreign Minister Klimkin

As reported, on Oct. 3, Verkhovna Rada Speaker Andrii Parubii said he did not rule out the possibility of considering the issue of the visa regime introduction for Russians travelling to Ukraine.
Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n408877