Ukraine and EU sign long-awaited visa waiver deal

Ukrainian and EU officials have signed a long-awaited visa waiver deal.

Ukrainians with biometric passports will now be able to enter EU countries without visas for up to 90 days within any 180-day period.

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko said: “Ukraine returns to the European family. Ukraine says a final farewell to the Soviet and Russian empire.”

The deal comes after years of negotiations and agreement on reforms.

European Parliament President Antonio Tajani said: “After this positive …
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