Europe simplifies visa regime for Ukrainian students

29 July 2013 13:25
Kyiv (QHA) - The European Parliament is ready to support Ukraine in issues of visa liberalization, forUm informs. It will concern young people and students participating in exchange programs, MEP Andrey Kovachev, member of the Committee on Foreign Relations said in exclusive comments to BTB TV channel. According to the MEP the easing of the visa regime will also concern those young people, who intend to study abroad. “The European Parliament is eager to support the Ukrainian citizens, especially young people, students, simplifying visa regime for them to participate in exchange programs so that they contact more with other people. You can count on the support of the European Parliament in the establishment of a visa-free regime,” - Kovachev claimed. Mr. Kovachev believes expansion of international contacts for Ukrainian youth will have a significant impact on democratic reforms in Ukraine.