Belarus suddenly remembered “good neighborly relations” with Poland
When entering Belarus, it will be enough for Poles to verbally inform the border guards about their intention to visit the border zone, indicating the settlements and the purpose of their visit.
The Belarusian authorities introduced a visa-free regime for Polish citizens from July 1. About it informed The State Border Committee of Belarus on Thursday, June 30.
“In order to maintain good neighborly relations, the head of state decided to introduce a temporary visa-free entry procedure for Polish citizens. The innovation will be valid from 00:00 on July 1 to December 31, inclusive,” the message says.
It is indicated that the Poles will be able to cross the border at checkpoints on the Belarusian-Polish section without a visa. Also, they will be able to visit the border zone without a pass.
When entering Belarus, it will be enough to verbally inform the border guard about the intention to visit the border zone, indicating the settlements and the purpose of their visit.
It is noted that for visa-free entry into Belarus, you will need to present a valid document for traveling abroad, a green card (when traveling by car) and have medical insurance with you.
Recall that on June 30, Poland completed the construction of a fence on the border with Belarus. The structure, over 185 kilometers long, was built in five months.