Poroshenko boasted, “value” Ukrainian passport

KYIV, 31 Dec — RIA Novosti. Ukrainian passport is becoming more popular, said President Petro Poroshenko on the occasion of the entry into force of visa-free regime for travel in the UAE.

“The value of Ukrainian passports continues to grow!” — wrote Poroshenko on his page in Facebook.

He reminded that Ukrainians can travel to 85 countries without a visa, and stressed that “in 2017 was a breakthrough in the visa-free direction.”

From 11 June, the citizens of Ukraine without visas to travel to Schengen countries with biometric passport. Free access to 90 days within six months, they get in the tourist, business and family purposes, but the right to work or study, such a regime does not. The European Union can suspend the visa-free regime with the Republic in case of problems with migration and security.