“It may look like ignoring the opinions of citizens of the Netherlands, but we (the European Union) are obliged to fulfill the promise given to Kiev,” the interlocutor quotes. RIA News.
According to him, the EC will include in the proposal a “protective item that will allow temporary restoration of visa barriers in the event of an influx of migrants.”
The agency recalls that in March, the head of the European Commission Juncker promised the Ukrainian president Poroshenko that in April he would come up with a "legislative initiative on visa liberalization with Ukraine."
This proposal can be implemented if it is approved by the European Parliament and the Council of the EU, which is represented by all member states of the European Community.