The EU has the ambition to provide a visa-free regime for Ukraine, but prevents the security Risk associated with organized crime, said the head of the French Republic Francois Hollande.
According to Hollande, the EU " have the desire to it easier for Ukrainians to Travel outside Ukraine ". At the same time the question of granting a visa-free regime "the Europeans have uncertainty" associated, according to his statement, "organized crime" in Ukraine." And this is a Danger To our security " - drew the attention Hollande on mutual with Petro Poroshenko press conference.
To provide a visa-free regime for Ukraine should be to fulfill a number of conditions, and then " will be taken ", said the head of France, quoted by the news Agency. First Chapter the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin, speaking with a speech in Parliament, explained the refusal of the European Union to grant visa-free regime a large number of immigrants from the Donbass. Remember, in the early winter of last year, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko declared that " already at the Riga summit in may has to be made the conclusion on visa-free regime between Ukraine and the EU ". on March 17, the Ukrainian foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin expressed doubts that the European Union States will provide the country with a visa-free regime in the spring of the current year, due to hostilities in the Donbass. on 12 February, the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that during the visit to the summit of the EU leaders asked the heads of States of the Union to provide his country with a visa-free regime at the may summit of " Eastern partnership ". As reported by the print edition OPINION, the countries of the Schengen area in 2014 increased the number of refusals to issue visas to Ukrainians.