European Commissioner for enlargement and neighbourhood policy Johannes Hahn said on the first day of the week that Georgia can finish the process of cancellation of visas before the end of December, reports journalist OPINION in Tbilisi.
As they say Georgian media, the Commissioner said that " it expects a Positive decision on the matter very soon."
"Georgia and Ukraine has fulfilled all the rules (on the abolition of visas with the EU). A positive decision expected very soon, because the citizens of these States deserve it. I'm optimistic. As long as only November, you have the option to finish the procedure in November, " he said. According to Johannes Hahn, the only thing that slows down the completion of this process is the need for coordination between the EU and the European Parliament the procedures for the suspension of the visa-free regime. In Tbilisi many times stated that he had fulfilled all the requirements for visa-free regime. In the local community increasing disappointment with the delay from the EU on this issue. For this reason, the Georgian leaders prefer not to call the real date of the abolition of visas.