162,000 Ukrainians have left for EU in two months


August 8 , 2017 – Fort Russ News – 

DNR News – translated by Inessa Sinchougova 

Since the beginning of the visa-free regime of Ukraine with the European Union in May, 162,000 Ukrainian citizens have crossed the border, – said the head of the State Border Service of Ukraine , Petr Tsigikal. 

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“The number of refusals is 0.03%, only 55. Out of them 18 planned to exceed period of stay, 37 – no confirmation of the purpose of the trip” – he said. 

As reported, on the Ukrainian border there are no longer any problems with large queues:

“A number of measures have been taken in response to the President’s instruction, including the redirection of flows and the allocation of individual lanes for cars with foreign numbers to offload other lanes” – added Tsigikal. 

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