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During the visit of Volodymyr Groysman to Turkey official Kyiv and Ankara to ink a document providing for mutual travels with ID cards
10.03.2017 | 14:01
INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION DEPARTMENT OF THE SECRETARIAT OF THE CMU

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on Friday adopted a decree "On signing the Agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Turkish Republic on amendments to the Agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Turkish Republic on conditions of mutual trips of citizens".

Pursuant to the document, travelers from both countries can be entering, leaving and staying for 90 days on the territory of the countries-signatories to the Agreement without usual foreign passports but having an ID-card containing electronic data storage device.

Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman said that following week he would pay a working visit to the Republic of Turkey.

"During this visit we are planning to sign a joint document with our Turkish partners, which stipulates for conditions of travel to Turkey with electronic identity cards instead of foreign passports. This opens up new opportunities increasing convenience of tourists", said Volodymyr Groysman.

"The good news for Ukrainian citizens who travel to Turkey", he said.

 

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