Ukraine to introduce visa regime with Russia: Parubiy

20 March 2014 09:32
Kyiv (QHA) -

Ukrainian Foreign Ministy has been ordered to introduce visa regime between Ukraine and Russia as soon as possible.  National Security and Defense Council Secretary Andriy Parubiy said this at a briefing in the Verkhovna Rada on Wednesday.

Russian citizens will be able to visit Ukraine on foreign passports before the introduction of visa regime.

"The Foreign Ministry has been instructed to develop in the coming hours a mechanism envisaging that visits to Ukraine from Russia could be made only on foreign passports until the visa regime is introduced," Parubiy said.