Visit of Yulia Tymoshenko, Ukrainian Prime Minister, to Franco Frattini, and extracts from the Joint Press briefing on EU/Ukraine
Franco Frattini, Vice-President of the EC in charge of Justice, Freedom and Security, received Yulia Tymoshenko, Ukrainian Prime Minister to discuss about VISA facilitation and a future visa-free travel regime between Ukraine and the EU.
Frattini said that he is also promoting a code with guidelines for consulates to avoid incoherences. They talked about security issues and improving cooperation to fight illegal activities in the cross-border areas and more specifically in the Black See region. In relation to Poland, Franco Frattini will ask Varsovia to sign as soon as possible a local traffic agreement to facilitate the movement of people. PHOTOSHOTLIST