European Parliament to consider visa suspension mechanism in January 2017

The European Parliament will consider the mechanism of visa-free travel suspension for other countries on Jan. 18, 2017.

This was announced by the European Parliament, Censor.NET reports citing Ukrainski Novyny.

The EU Parliament says it plans to consider the mechanism of visa-free waiver in the first reading on Jan. 18, 2017.

Earlier, the EU government bodies defined that visa liberalization for Ukrainian citizens should come into effect simultaneously with implementation of mechanism for waiver of visa-free regime with any country.

Read more: EU to talk visa suspension mechanism Nov. 29, - journalist Jozwiak

Earlier, both EU officials and Ukrainian president expressed hopes that the issue of visa-free travel for Ukrainians will be settled by the end of 2016.

Источник: https://en.censor.net.ua/n416983