Maria Zakharova compared the proposal of the Ukrainian politicians to cancel the visa-free regime with Russia with an anecdote about “of mice and cactus.” The words of the official representative the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia, reports RIA Novosti.
May 18, the deputies of the faction “popular front” made in the Verkhovna Rada with the proposal to introduce a visa regime with Russia. On 22 may, the leader of the faction Maxim Bourbaki again urged the Ukrainian Parliament to abolish the visa-free regime with Russia. 21 may a number of Ukrainian media reported that the vote on the issue can pass in Parliament this week. The Kremlin said that Russia in the issue of the visa regime will be based on the principle of reciprocity.