Russian tourists have their passports checked at the Nuijamaa border crossing in Finland. Photo: AFP
Russian tourists have their passports checked at the Nuijamaa border crossing in Finland. Photo: AFP
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EU member states ready to suspend 2007 visa agreement with Russia: report

  • UK newspaper Financial Times reported that EU ministers are set to give the suspension political backing at a meeting in Prague, Czech Republic this week
  • The move widens the partial suspension imposed in February for Russian government officials and business leaders to now include civilian visa applicants

Russian tourists have their passports checked at the Nuijamaa border crossing in Finland. Photo: AFP
Russian tourists have their passports checked at the Nuijamaa border crossing in Finland. Photo: AFP
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