EU was handed Turkish draft document for visa-free traveling

EU was handed Turkish draft document for visa-free traveling

On Wednesday, Faruk Kaymakci, Turkey's ambassador to the EU, submitted to the latter's authorities the draft document based on which, Turkish citizens will be able to travel inside the Schengen zone without visas, in the near future.

Diplomatic sources said that Kaymakci handed over the documents to the European Commission's First Vice-President, Frans Timmermans in Strasbourg.

The ambassador "reportedly said during the meeting that the EU Commission should support Turkey in order to make progress on the issue" and added that his country "would start working on the points laid out in the document", as Anadolu reports.../IBNA

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