Over 95,000 Ukrainians crossed border with EU without visas for a month – Slobodyan

During the first month of the visa-free regime between Ukraine and the EU, over 95,000 Ukrainians crossed the border with the European Union without visas.

Spokesman of the State Border Service of Ukraine Oleh Slobodyan informed this on Facebook.

"95,461 citizens of Ukraine already used the right to visa-free travel to the countries of the European Union, and there were only 50 refusals due to the unconfirmed purpose of the trip. Therefore, get ready better and do not be afraid to discover the world..." Slobodyan wrote.

As Ukrinform reported, on the night of June 11, the EU member states introduced a visa-free regime for Ukraine.


While citing and using any materials on the internet that are open to search systems, hyperlinks to ukrinform.ua not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. Citing and using materials in ofline-media, mobile apps, SmartTV are allowed only with receipt of a written permission from "ukrinform.ua". Materials marked Advertising are published based on the advertising rights.

© 2015-2017 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica
Extended searchHide extended search
By period: