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Georgia and Serbia sign visa free agreement

The Georgian and Serbian foreign ministers signed a visa free deal between the two countries, reports. The agreement will enable Georgian citizens holding ordinary passports to travel visa free to Serbia. The Foreign …

 Cavusoglu and Tillerson speak by phone

Turkey's Foreign Minister Mevlüt Çavuşoğlu spoke with his US counterpart Rex Tillerson by phone about Washington’s decision to lift restrictions on visa services for Turkish nationals, a …

 Turkey halts visa services for American citizens

Turkey cancelled all visa services for Americans at its diplomatic missions in the US in a tit-for-tat move after Washington made a similar announcement earlier in the day. "Recent events have forced the Turkish Government to …

US and Turkey mutually suspend visa services

The United States and Turkey have suspended all non-immigrant visa services for travel between the two countries, after last week's arrest of a US consulate employee in Istanbul. "Recent events have forced the United States …

Azerbaijan named country with easiest visa procedure

Wanderlust travel magazine named Azerbaijan as a country with easiest visa procedure. The whole process of getting a visa to Azerbaijan was hugely simplified as the republic's  authorities introduced an electronic visa. …

 Russians can now spend two months in Qatar

Qatar will allow visa-free entry for citizens of 80 countries, with immediate effect, Visit Qatar said. Citizens of those countries wishing to visit Qatar will not need to apply or pay for a visa; instead, a multi-entry waiver will be …