The number of Ukrainians that the EU has denied entry

51 the citizen of Ukraine refused to cross the border since the beginning of the visa-free regime with the European Union.

About this informed the press-Secretary of the State border service Oleg Slobodyan on a press-conferences, transfer “Ukrainian news”.

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“Today, we have 51 refusal. This is a fairly small percentage, less than 0.05% of the number of Ukrainians who have used bezveza” he said.

According to him, the main reasons for failure are twofold: the excess of the permissible period of stay in the EU during previous visits and the inability to confirm the purpose of their trip.

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Recall from the 11 of June came into force the European Union’s decision on granting Ukrainian citizens visa-free regime for short trips to EU countries and the Schengen area, with the exception of the UK and Ireland.