The Secretary of national security and defence (NSDC) of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov has called for the introduction of a visa regime with Russia as soon as possible. The corresponding statement he made at the National prayer Breakfast.
According to him, in the East of Ukraine it is necessary to erect boundary that would have saved Ukraine from Russia, and the West — from provocative hybrid technology.” Turchynov added that this “historic mission of Ukraine.”
In turn, the representative of the foreign Ministry of Ukraine Marian Betz announced the introduction of a visa regime with Russia will have a number of difficulties. According to her, this will require additional staff, funds and material-technical base.
She also recalled that Russia constantly located to four million citizens of Ukraine.
Earlier, the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov, commenting on the desire of Ukraine to introduce a visa regime with Russia, said that Kyiv can “freeze is gone in spite of his grandmother as much as necessary”.