Poroshenko told, when the EU Council finally approved the bezviz for Ukrainians

On 11 may, the Council of the European Union must finally adopt a visa-free regime for Ukrainian citizens.

This was during the action “First minute of peace” at the National Museum of history of Ukraine during world war II was declared by the President Petro Poroshenko.

“Without any exaggeration, this is an absolutely historic event. It marks our final return to the single European civilizational space,” – said the leader of the Ukrainian state.

Recall the bureaucratic formalities on the way to bezveze come to an end. On 26 April the Council of EU ambassadors (permanent representatives Committee) carried out the first procedure on the granting of visa-free regime for Ukrainian citizens. The decision is purely formal, as all the nuances were agreed earlier.

Visa-free regime for citizens of Ukraine — holders of biometric passports — will earn roughly 11 June. Important — it concerns only short trips, does not give the right to live and work in the EU.