The President of the European Parliament Antonio Tajani congratulated Ukrainians with the adopted today the decision on granting visa-free regime. He said this during a telephone conversation with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko, reports a press-service of presidential Administration
“The head of state expressed his gratitude for the historic decision adopted by the European Parliament today: 521 MP voted in favor of granting a visa-free regime for Ukrainian citizens. Antonio Tajani congratulated Ukrainians with this event. the President also thanked the European Parliament for its consistent position in support of the territorial integrity of Ukraine”, – stated in the message.
We will remind, on 6 April 2017, the European Parliament voted for granting the visa-free regime with the EU for Ukrainian citizens.
After the vote in the European Parliament the Ukrainian bezviz must approve the Council of the EU. It is expected that bezviz for Ukraine might actually go into effect in early June.