Visa-free regime for Ukraine and Georgia may be postponed until the summer of 2017 — the journalist

The mechanism for suspension of visa-free regimes, which inhibits the abolition of visas for Ukraine, and can not make this year be postponed until the elections in France. About this in his Twitter wrote the Brussels correspondent of «Radio Liberty» Rikard Jozwiak.

«There is no certainty that agreement on the mechanism for suspension of visa-free regimes can be achieved in 2016. You may have to wait until when elections will be held in France in April-may,» he wrote.

As you know, the first round of presidential elections in France will be held on 23 April, the second on 7 may.

Thus, the effective abolition of visas for Ukraine can be expected no earlier than summer of next year, because after the decision is a formal procedure for signing and a 21-day waiting period.

Recall, 17 November the Committee of permanent representatives of EU agreed to start inter-institutional negotiations on visa-free regime for Ukraine, allowing the start of negotiations between the EU Council and the European Parliament.

Visa-free regime for Ukraine and Georgia will enter into force simultaneously with the start of the new suspension mechanism «bezveze», the coordination being completed.

At the summit Ukraine — EU which will take place in Brussels on 24 November, will announce the start date of a visa-free regime for Ukraine. This was stated by the Deputy head of the presidential administration Konstantin Eliseev.




Visa-free regime for Ukraine and Georgia may be postponed until the summer of 2017 — the journalist 24.11.2016

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