Russia is ready to simplify visa regime for certain categories of Turkish citizens

© Fotolia / NicoElNinoТуристы at the airport. archival photoRussia is ready to simplify visa regime for certain categories of Turkish citizens© Fotolia / NicoElNino

The Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov during the visit to Ankara on 13-14 August to discuss with the Minister of foreign Affairs of Turkey Mevlut Cavusoglu prospects of simplification of visa regime for citizens of the two countries, MFA of Russia.

Russia introduced a visa regime for citizens of Turkey on the background of cooling relations between the two countries in November 2015.

«It is planned to discuss prospects of simplification of visa regime for citizens of the two countries. Reaffirm the commitment to the liberalization of the visa regime for certain categories of Turkish citizens», — stated in the message on the website of the foreign Ministry.

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