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EU signs visa agreement with Belarus, ending decade-long deadlock

Friday, January 10, 2020

European Union has signed a visa facilitation agreement with Belarus in Brussels on Wednesday, concluding talks that began in 2011. “They will improve mobility of our citizens in a well-managed and safe environment and will help build tighter connections between the European Union and Belarus,” said European Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson, according to the Belarusian state news agency BelTA. The visa facilitation agreement will decrease the cost for…