Alexander Shishlo. Visa regime of EU with Ukraine has the opportunity to be introduced in 2016, but to name a specific date prematurely, said Tuesday Last news source in the EU.
"Ukraine has fulfilled almost all the requirements of the European Union on visa-free regime, but you want to close several points of the negotiation dossier, and realize it's fifteen to December impossible in practice ", - said the head of the Department, not explaining, what issues remain unresolved.
However, he expects the report of the European Commission (EC) on the implementation of the program on liberalization of the visa regime with the EU, which she will present fifteen of December, will be positive.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk said yesterday in Brussels that the Ukrainian authorities have fulfilled all the requirements needed For visa-free regime with the EU.
According to Yatsenyuk, Ukraine has " fulfilled all that took on their own shoulders in order To was introduced a Visa-free regime ", and in Kiev expect " a positive decision of our European partners, and this decision, if it is, will be announced fifteen numbers (December - ed.)".
Ukraine, signed in June last year an Association agreement with the EU, informs about the desire to become a full member of the European Union. The Ukrainian authorities hope to get Visa-free regime with the EU in 2016. To do this, the Europeans require from Kiev to intensify the battle against illegal activity of officials, to reform at the border and bring the identity documents to the European model in the form of a biometric ID card.
it is expected that the European Commission will present fifteen December, the report on the execution of the program on liberalization of the visa regime with the EU. For the introduction of a visa-free regime with the EU Parliament had to adopt a number of draft laws, however, were not all adopted laws, some of them adopted as amended, and now requires the expertise of the EC.