Ukrainians will be able to enter Russia through the Ludonka automobile checkpoint in the Pskov region and Moscow Sheremetyevo airport. About this with reference to the document reported “RIA News”.
“For Ukrainian citizens arriving in Russia from third countries, a special entry procedure is being introduced. It was approved by government decree. This is a temporary measure aimed at ensuring the safety of the residents of our country in the current geopolitical conditions,” the message says.
The order will come into force on October 16. It applies to all citizens of Ukraine from 14 years of age and older, as well as citizens under 14 years of age, accompanied by a legal representative, guardian or trustee from among the citizens of foreign countries.
September 29, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree according to which Ukrainian citizens can enter Russian territory without visas and with expired internal passports. If a Ukrainian does not have these documents, then he can leave Russia on the basis of a copy of the conclusion of the Ministry of Internal Affairs on establishing the identity of a foreigner, if neighboring countries accept him.
October 4 MFA reportedthat Russia did not cancel the visa-free regime with Ukraine based on humanitarian considerations. The presidential decree adopted at the end of September underwent a thorough interdepartmental study and legally consolidated the existing order, noted official representative of the department Maria Zakharova.